Confirmed! Loretta Lynch is Attorney General of the United States
Confirmed! Loretta Lynch is the first African-American woman to hold the position of Attorney general. After one of the nation’s most protracted cabinet-level confirmation delays, the Senate Thursday approved Loretta E. Lynch to be attorney general.
Ms. Lynch, the United States attorney for the Eastern District of New York, was confirmed 56 to 43, with 10 Republicans voting for her. Contrary to what most may think, Ms. Lynch’s confirmation process wMore hereas not the only only that took more than the usual time. More here