US President Barack Obama yesterday said he will nominate Federal Bureau of Investigation Deputy Director John Pistole to head the Transportation Security Administration. Obama previously nominated retired Army Maj. Gen. Robert Harding and Los Angeles World Airports security chief Erroll Southers to head the agency, but both nominees withdrew in the face of Congressional opposition (ATWOnline, March 30). Pistole, a 27-year FBI veteran, has served as deputy director since October 2004 and ...

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