Holder nominated for No. 2 at U.S. Justice Dept

March 1997
Jet;03/31/97, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p4
Mentions the appointment of Eric H. Holder, Jr. as deputy United States attorney general by President Bill Clinton in 1997. Holder as becoming the highest-ranking black law enforcement official in the nation's history; His role as the first black United States Attorney for the District of Columbia; Further details on his career and education.


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