Will President Obama Renominate Dawn Johnsen To Top DOJ Post? | Talking Points Memo

Remember Dawn Johnsen?

It seems like eons have passed since newly-inaugurated President Obama nominated the Indiana University law professor to serve as head of the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel, but in reality it’s been about 10 months. After months of sitting in limbo, Johnsen has not received a confirmation vote in the Senate. And now, if Obama still wants her to serve in has administration, he will have to renominate her and start the confirmation process largely from scratch.


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