Arizona Banking Commissioner Richard C. Houseworth's bid for a seat on the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. got a big lift last week as three Republican senators backed his nomination.

Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott and Arizona's two senators-John McCain and Jon Kyl - recommended that President Clinton appoint Mr. Houseworth to the five-member board.

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