Senate Finance Committee OKs Weicher to Head FHA, 19 to 1
- Colleague Says Criticism of FHA Pick, Former HUD Deputy, Unjustified. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;3/21/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31101, p6
Reports on the statement issued by a bond market participant, according to which, a colleague of John C. Weicher, U.S. President George W. Bush's nominee is to head the Federal Housing Administration. Comparison of the nomination of Weicher with white-power advocate David Duke; Reaction of...
- Senate Confirms Weicher As New FHA Head. // Bond Buyer;05/29/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31148, p4
Announces the United States Senate's confirmation of the nomination of John C. Weicher as head of the Federal Housing Administration. Additional task of Weicher as assistant secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
- Bush's Choice to Head Up the FHA Could Cause a Stir on Capitol Hill. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;03/19/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31099, p6
Reports on the controversy concerning United States President George W. Bush's nomination of John C. Weicher to head the Federal Housing Administration. Housing lobbyists' support to Weicher's nomination; Reasons why some people oppose Weicher's nomination; Weicher's prominent role in Bush's...
- Conversions of Selected Employees from Political to Career Positions at Departments and Selected Agencies. Ekstrand, Laurie E. // GAO Reports;3/1/2010, p1
A letter is presented from Laurie E. Ekstrand, director of strategic issues at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), to congressional requesters regarding the conversions of political appointees to career positions at departments and selected agencies.
- ABSENCE OF APPOINTEES. Lunney, Killie // Government Executive;Feb2002, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p10
Discusses the confirmation of political appointees by the administration of United States President George W. Bush. Statement from the Presidential Appointee Initiative; Involvement of vacant posts in the war on terrorism; Reasons for the pace of the confirmation.
- Focus turns to future Clinton nominees. Teinowitz, Ira // Advertising Age;11/11/1996, Vol. 67 Issue 46, p61
Focuses on the re-election of President Bill Clinton as an opportunity for the appointment of additional members to the US Federal Communications Commission, US Federal Trade Commission and the US Supreme Court. Possibility of more pro-regulatory appointments; Concerns over advertising...
- `Unmannerly' process of assessing nominees. Thurman, Skip // Christian Science Monitor;11/17/97, Vol. 89 Issue 246, p3
Examines the confirmation process for presidential appointments in the United States as of late 1997. Opposition to Bill Lann Lee as the assistant attorney general for civil rights from the Senate; How the confirmation process has deteriorated into partisan politics; High level denials of...
- Nominations submitted to the Senate. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;12/4/95, Vol. 31 Issue 48, p2101
Presents a list of US President Bill Clinton's nominees for various public positions submitted to the US Senate as of November 30, 1995. Includes Ann L. Aiken to be US District Judge for the District of Oregon; Joseph A. Greenaway to be US District Judge for the District of New Jersey; LeVar...
- Nominations submitted to the Senate. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;8/12/96, Vol. 32 Issue 32, p1439
Reports that President Bill Clinton did not submit any nominations to the US Senate in the week covered by the August 12, 1996 issue of the `Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents.'