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Trump taps top police official to run ATF

24 days ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump plans to nominate a top police official to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the White House announced Friday. Chuck Canterbury, president of the National Fraternal Order of Police, has been under consideration for several months after the group supported a White House-backed sentencing reform bill. Canterbury's support for the bill - the First Step Act - caught its opponents off guard, as the police organization had opposed it in the past. Though the legislation gained support from both sides of the aisle in Congress, police groups...
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