Obama Taps Deputy Assistant AG For CIA's Top Legal Job

Law360, New York (November 13, 2013, 7:53 PM EST) -- U.S. President Barack Obama nominated Caroline Diane Krass on Tuesday to serve as general counsel for the Central Intelligence Agency, shooting the name off to the U.S. Senate with the hopes of confirmation.

The Obama administration announced its intention to nominate Krass last week as part of a group of nominations to key administration posts. The nomination was officially sent to the Senate for confirmation this week,  the White House said.

Krass is currently serving as the principal deputy assistant attorney general in the U.S. Department...
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