ATF: Agency under the gun

Witkin, Gordon
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/4/93, Vol. 115 Issue 13, p56
Reports that for the agents and bureaucrats of the Treasury Department's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF), 1993 has seemed like a continuous siege. Complaints of sexual harassment and racial bias; Death of four agents in the raid on David Koresh's compound in Waco, Texas; Recommendation that ATF be disbanded; How the expected house-cleaning could lay the foundation for a more vigorous agency; Gun control; Proposed legislation.


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