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FBI Agents Association endorses GOP Rep. Mike Rogers as bureau's next director

May 07, 2013 - The Washington Post

The organization that represents more than 12,000 FBI special agents on Monday endorsed a Republican congressman to be the bureau's new leader as the Obama administration steps up its search for a successor to Director Robert S. Mueller III.

The FBI Agents Association released a statement of support for Rep. Mike Rogers (Mich.), a former agent, and urged President Obama to nominate him when Mueller's term ends in September.

"His unique and diverse experience as a veteran, FBI agent...