TITLE

AG Nominee Enjoys Senate Backing

AUTHOR(S)
Smallen, Jill; Dick, Jason; Friel, Brian
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
National Journal;9/22/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 36, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the support extended by U.S. Senate Democrats for Michael Mukasey, President George W. Bush's nominee to head the Justice Department, following the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid feels confident that Mukasey can improve the Justice Department. Senator Charles Schumer recommended the nomination of Mukasey. The nominee is a former U.S. District Court judge from New York State.
ACCESSION #
27341038

 

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