Tag: Office of Legal Council

Still No Dawn Johnsen In Recess Appointments

President Obama is going to make 15 recess appointments during Easter break, but one name is still missing:


Dawn E. Johnsen, the current nominee to head the Office of Legal Counsel in the United States Dept. of Justice.

While President – elect, Obama said he intended to nominate Johnson, currently a law professor and a former ACLU attorney, former Deputy Assistant Attorney General from ’93 to ’96 under President Clinton, and former Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Office of Legal Council from ’97 to ’98.