July 24,2000

Committee to Consider Nominations on Wednesday

WASHINGTON -- Senate Finance Committee Chairman William V. Roth, Jr. (R-DE) today announced the Committee will meet on Wednesday, July 26, 2000, at 10:00 a.m., in 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building, to consider the nominations of:

• Robert S. LaRussa to be Under Secretary for International Trade, Department of Commerce;

• Ruth M. Thomas to be Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs, Department of the Treasury; and

• Lisa G. Ross to be Assistant Secretary for Management and Chief Financial Officer, Department of the Treasury.