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Law Enforcement Assistance Administration Nomination of John M. Rector To Be Assistant Administrator.

June 09, 1977

The President today announced that he will nominate John M. Rector, of Alexandria, Va., to be Assistant Administrator of Law Enforcement Assistance. Rector is staff director and Chief counsel of the Subcommittee to Investigate Juvenile Delinquency of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary.

He was born August 15, 1943, in Seattle, Wash. He received a B.A. from the University of California in 1966 and a J.D. from Hastings College of the Law in 1969.

Rector was a trial attorney in 1969 and 1970 and served as a legislative specialist in the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department in 1970 and 1971. He has been with the Subcommittee to Investigate Juvenile Delinquency since 1971, as deputy chief counsel from 1971 to 1973, and as staff director and chief counsel since 1973.

Jimmy Carter, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration Nomination of John M. Rector To Be Assistant Administrator. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/243579