[Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: William J. Clinton (1995, Book I)] [May 5, 1995] [Page 646] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office www.gpo.gov]
Nomination for Archivist of the United States May 5, 1995 The President today announced his nomination of former Kansas Governor John Carlin as the Archivist of the United States at the National Archives and Records Administration. ``John Carlin will provide necessary leadership in terms of managing the institution, providing fiscal responsibility, and performing the important cultural and historical responsibilities,'' the President said. ``He is an experienced leader with proven commitment to preservation, access, and use of Government records. I am confident his sharp communication skills as well as his experience working with Congress and balancing budgets will provide the skilled management the Archives needs during these challenging times.'' Note: A biography of the nominee was made available by the Office of the Press Secretary.