Appointment of the
Membership of Emergency Board No. 212 To Investigate a
Railroad Labor Dispute
September 23, 1986
President today appointed the following individuals to be members of
Presidential Emergency Board No. 212, created by Executive Order 12563, of September
Rodney E. Dennis, of New
York, who will serve as
Mr. Dennis is a professional arbitrator in New York City. Previously he was
administrative director, New York State School of Industrial and Labor
Relations, Cornell University, 1969 - 1974. He
graduated from Harpur College (B.A., 1953) and Elmira College (M.A., 1961). Mr.
Dennis was born January 26, 1928, in Sayre, PA. He resides in Chilmark, MA.
Robert J. Ables, of Virginia. Mr. Ables
is an attorney engaged in private practice in Washington, DC. Previously, he was
chief counsel, Merchant Marine Committee, U.S. House of Representatives, 1969 -
1971; and special counsel, Presidential Railroad Commission, 1960 - 1961. He
graduated from Syracuse University (A.B., 1949) and Cornell Law School (LL.B., 1951). Mr. Ables was born June 22,
York City. He resides in Falls Church, VA.
Martin F. Scheinman, of New York. Mr. Scheinman is a
professional arbitrator in Bayside, NY. He graduated from Cornell University (B.S., 1975 and M.S., 1976) and New York University (J.D., 1979). Mr. Scheinman
was born November 17, 1952, in New York City, where he currently resides.