B. Todd Jones

When President Barack Obama picked B. Todd Jones to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, it looked like the moment had arrived when the beleaguered ATF would reassert itself as an agency with teeth.(Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Despite Gun Control Debate, ATF Boxed In By Politics

When President Barack Obama picked B. Todd Jones to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, it looked like the moment had arrived when the beleaguered ATF would reassert itself as an agency with teeth.

10/06/2013

Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. (L) listens as B. Todd Jones, U.S. Attorney for the District of Minnesota, speaks during a press conference.  (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Obama’s ATF Nominee Gets Senate Hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s choice to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will have a hearing before a Senate panel Tuesday, five months after he was nominated. But the confirmation […]

06/11/2013

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