Biden’s ATF pick endorsed by former Justice Department officials | app

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 140 former Justice Department officials, including two former attorneys general, are providing support President’s nominee Joe Biden to run the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

The former officials, who have worked for both Democratic and Republican presidents, are urging congressional leaders to quickly confirm Steve Dettelbach for the job. Their approval follows support from several law enforcement organizations, including America’s top county sheriffs.

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