For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
September 18, 2002
Nominations Sent to the Senate
Arthur James Collingsworth, of California, to be a Member of the National Security Education Board for a term of four years, vice John W. Hechinger, Sr., term expired.
John Portman Higgins, of Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department of Education, vice Lorraine Pratte Lewis, resigned.
Rickey Dale James, of Missouri, to be a Member of the Mississippi River Commission for a term of nine years. (Reappointment)
Rear Admiral Nicholas Augustus Prahl, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to be a Member of the Mississippi River Commission, under the provisions of Section 2 of an Act of Congress, approved 28 June 1879 (21 Stat. 37)(22 USC 642).
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