White House aide Ellen S. Seidman is the Clinton administration's choice to head the Office of Thrift Supervision, industry and government sources said Tuesday.

Ms. Seidman, who currently serves on the National Economic Council as special assistant to the President for economic policy, would take over for Nicolas P. Retsinas, who has been serving as temporary director.

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