Most Wanted

Yoffe, Emily
September 1977
New Republic;9/3/77, Vol. 177 Issue 10, p10
Focuses on the nomination of Frank Johnson as the director of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation. Argument given by one member of the official Committee on the Selection of the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation against the nomination of Johnson; Description of efforts taken by the committee to find a director; Names of five nominees suggested by the committee for directorship; Qualities which the committee looked for in persons who will be nominated.


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