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On Tuesday, the Foreign Relations Committee will also consider the nominations of Alexander A. Arvizu to be ambassador to Albania; Norman L. Eisen as ambassador to the Czech Republic; and Joseph A. Mussomeli to be ambassador to Slovenia. Mr. Eisen, a former Washington lawyer, is a political appointment, while the other two are career diplomats.

The hearing begins at 2:15 p.m. in Room S-116 of the Capitol.

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