[Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: William J. Clinton (1993, Book II)] [August 27, 1993] [Page 1400] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office www.gpo.gov]
Nomination for Ambassador to Norway August 27, 1993 The President today announced his intention to nominate Thomas A. Loftus to be the U.S. Ambassador to Norway. Mr. Loftus is the director of WisKids Count and served in the Wisconsin State Legislature for 14 years, including 8 years as its speaker. ``I am pleased today to announce my intention to nominate Tom Loftus as the Ambassador to Norway,'' said the President. ``Tom will bring to this position the same energy and commitment to public service that characterized his leadership in the Wisconsin Assembly. He will strengthen our already strong ties with the Government of Norway and will serve this Nation with pride.'' Note: A biography of the nominee was made available by the Office of the Press Secretary.