Clinton's Nlrb Game Plan

President Clinton wants to avoid a nasty Senate confirmation scrap over a replacement for National Labor Relations Board Chairman William B. Gould IV, who exits in August. One possibility: bypass a Hill grilling by naming board member Sarah Fox, a former aide to Senator Edward M. Kennedy (D.-Mass.), as chair. Clintonites say the President may also fill the vacancy temporarily with a union-friendly hopeful while the Senate's in recess.

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