Nominations, November 18, 1982

Nomination of Henry R. Folsom To Be a Commissioner of the Postal Rate Commission

November 18, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate Henry R. Folsom to be a Commissioner of the Postal Rate Commission for the term expiring October 14, 1988. This is a reappointment.

Mr. Folsom is currently serving as Commissioner, Postal Rate Commission. Previously he was consultant to the Water Resources Agency of New Castle County, Del., and also was adjunct professor in urban affairs and public policy, University of Delaware. He was with E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. in 1937 - 1973, where he served in a number of positions including construction engineer, field project manager, and senior process engineer.

He graduated from the University of Delaware (B.S., 1936). He is married and resides in Hockessin, Del. He was born July 19, 1913.

Nomination of David L. Slate To Be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

November 18, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate David L. Slate to be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term of 4 years. He would succeed Michael Joseph Connolly.

Since 1974 Mr. Slate has been a partner in the law firm of Morrison & Foerster in San Francisco, Calif. He was manager of consumer products for California Almond Orchards in Bakersfield, Calif., in 1965 - 1971.

He graduated from San Francisco State University (B.A., 1965) and the University of California Hastings College of Law (J.D., 1974). He is married, has three children, and resides in San Rafael, Calif. He was born January 13, 1942.