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Nomination Hearing for Professor Johnsen

Professor Dawn Johnsen’s hearing to consider her nomination for the post of Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel has been scheduled for February 25th at 2:00 p.m.  Senator Dianne Feinstein will preside.

The United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary maintains web pages for Executive and Judicial nominees, which include committee and supporting materials. The page for Professor Johnsen includes the committee questionnaire and materials related to Professor Johnsen, such as her publications, reports, transcripts of congressional hearing testimony, speeches, Supreme Court briefs, and her course syllabi. Also available for review are letters written in support of her nomination from Dean Lauren Robel, former Attorney General Janet Reno, Representative Baron Hill, Representative Lee Hamilton, former Solicitor General Seth Waxman, Governor Deval Patrick (Massachusetts), and many other notable legal figures, including law school deans, professors, and attorneys.

The hearing will be webcast live online.



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