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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
February 15, 2008
President George W. Bush today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to Seoul, Republic of Korea to attend the inauguration of His Excellency Lee Myung-bak, President of the Republic of Korea on February 25, 2008.
The Honorable Condoleezza Rice, United States Secretary of State, will lead the delegation.
Members of the Presidential Delegation are:
The Honorable Alexander R. Vershbow, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea
The Honorable Wendy Cutler, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Japan, Korea and APEC Affairs
General Burwell B. Bell, Commander, U.S. Forces Korea
Mr. Andy Groseta, President-Elect, National Cattleman's Beef Association
Mr. William R. Rhodes, Chairman, U.S.-Korea Business Council
Mr. Hines Ward, Wide Receiver, Pittsburgh Steelers and Founder, Helping Hands Foundation