TITLE

FBI chief, citing terror threat, asks Congress to renew powers

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Hill;5/14/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 59, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Excerpt
ABSTRACT
An excerpt from the article regarding the call of U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Robert Mueller for reauthorization to address terrorism is presented.
ACCESSION #
75327884

 

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