Nomination of William F.
Burns To Be Director of the
The President today announced his intention to nominate William F. Burns to be Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. He would succeed Kenneth L. Adelman.
General Burns is currently Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Arms
Control, Bureau of Politico-Military Affairs, at the Department of State, in
General Burns has served in the United States Army in various capacities from 1954 to the present: director, special task force, Corps Support Weapons System, Fort Sill, OK, 1981 - 1982; deputy assistant commandant, U.S. Army Field Artillery School, Fort Sill, 1980 - 1981; senior liaison officer to Federal Republic of Germany, U.S. Army Training, and Doctrine Command, Bonn, Germany, 1978 - 1980; commander, 42d Field Artillery Group, U.S. Army Europe, 1976 - 1978; director of political-economic studies for the department of national and international security studies at the U.S. Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, PA, 1972 - 1976. Awards and decorations which General Burns has received include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star with V Device and three Oak Leaf Clusters, Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, Air Medals, and the Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster.
Burns graduated from
Designation of James M. Stephens as Chairman of the National Labor Relations Board
The President today announced his intention to designate James M. Stephens to be Chairman of the National Labor Relations Board. He has served as a member of the Board since October 1985. He would succeed Donald L. Dotson.
1985 Mr. Stephens has been a member of the National Labor Relations Board in
Stephens graduated from