TITLE

Former Orange County Supervisor Gets Panel's Nod to Lead Peace Corps

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/13/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31284, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the nomination of former Orange County, California, supervisor Gaddi H. Vasquez by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, to head the U.S. Peace Corps. Service of Vasquez as supervisor of the county highlighted; Senators who supported the nomination; Career profile of Vasquez.
ACCESSION #
7681083

 

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