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Digest of Other White House Announcements

August 22, 1997

The following list includes the President's public schedule and other items of general interest announced by the Office of the Press Secretary and not included elsewhere in this issue.

August 17

In the afternoon, the President and Hillary Clinton traveled to Block Island, RI. In the evening, they traveled to Martha's Vineyard, MA for a vacation.

August 20

The President announced his intention to nominate F. Amanda DeBusk as Assistant Secretary for Export Enforcement at the Commerce Department.

August 21

The White House announced that the President established Presidential Emergency Board No. 234, effective August 21, to investigate and make recommendations for settlement of disputes between Amtrak and its employees represented by the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes.

William J. Clinton, Digest of Other White House Announcements Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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