Nomination of Two Members of the Federal Election Commission

June 15, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the Federal Election Commission for terms expiring April 30, 1993:

Lee Ann Elliott, of Illinois. This is a reappointment. Since 1981 Mrs. Elliott has been a Commissioner on the Federal Election Commission in Washington, DC. Prior to this she served as the vice president of Bishop, Bryant & Associates, 1979 - 1981. Mrs. Elliott graduated from the University of Illinois (B.A., 1949). She was born June 26, 1927, in St. Louis, MO. Mrs. Elliott is married, has one child, and resides in Arlington, VA.

Danny Lee McDonald, of Oklahoma. This is a reappointment. Mr. McDonald is currently a Commissioner on the Federal Election Commission in Washington, DC. Prior to this he served as general administrator of the Oklahoma Corporations Commission, 1979 - 1981. Mr. McDonald graduated from Oklahoma State University (B.A., 1971). He served in the National Guard from 1968 to 1971. Mr. McDonald was born August 26, 1946, in Tulsa, OK. He is married, has one child, and resides in Alexandria, VA.