[Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: William J. Clinton (1993, Book I)] [April 1, 1993] [Page 384] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office www.gpo.gov]
Nomination for Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services April 1, 1993 The President announced today that he will nominate June Gibbs Brown, a former Inspector General at the Department of Defense, NASA, and the Department of the Interior, to be Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services. ``HHS is the biggest civilian Agency of the Federal Government,'' said the President, ``and it is imperative that it be managed as efficiently as possible. That is one of the central tasks that Secretary Shalala has taken on, and I am very pleased to be nominating someone of June Gibbs Brown's stature as Inspector General.'' Note: A biography of the nominee was made available by the Office of the Press Secretary.