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For Immediate Release

Eleven Nominations Sent to the Senate Today

NOMINATIONS SENT TO THE SENATE:

Jerome H. Powell, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years, vice Janet L. Yellen, term expiring.

John C. Anderson, of New Mexico, to be United States Attorney for the District of New Mexico for the term of four years, vice Damon Paul Martinez, resigned.

Robin S. Bernstein, of Florida, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Dominican Republic.

Joseph D. Brown, of Texas, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas for the term of four years, vice John Malcolm Bales, resigned.

John H. Durham, of Connecticut, to be United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut for the term of four years, vice Deirdre M. Daly, resigned.

Christopher Ashley Ford, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (International Security and Non-Proliferation), vice Thomas M. Countryman, resigned.

Brandon J. Fremin, of Louisiana, to be United States Attorney for the Middle District of Louisiana for the term of four years, vice James Walter Frazer Green, resigned.

Robert K. Hur, of Maryland, to be United States Attorney for the District of Maryland for the term of four years, vice Rod J. Rosenstein, term expired.

Jeffrey Kessler, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, vice Paul Piquado, resigned.

Ryan K. Patrick, of Texas, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Texas for the term of four years, vice Kenneth Magidson, resigned.

McGregor William Scott, of California, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of California for the term of four years, vice Benjamin B. Wagner, resigned.