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United States

13 January 2009

Associated Press

BOSTON — U.S. Attorney Michael Sullivan has officially resigned from his job as acting director of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Sullivan, a Republican, has been doing both jobs since August 2006. His resignation from the ATF is effective Jan. 20, the day of President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration. Sullivan formally announced his resignation to the ATF staff at a luncheon in Washington on Monday. His spokeswoman said Sullivan... (

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