|General Counsel of the|
Federal Bureau of Investigation
|Assumed office |
January 23, 2018
|Leader||Christopher A. Wray|
|Preceded by||James Baker|
|United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia|
September 23, 2013 – January 28, 2018
Acting: September 23, 2013 – December 15, 2015
|Preceded by||Neil MacBride|
|Succeeded by||Tracy McCormick (Acting)|
|United States Deputy Attorney General|
February 9, 2017 – April 25, 2017
|Preceded by||Sally Yates|
|Succeeded by||Rod Rosenstein|
|United States Attorney General|
January 30, 2017 – February 9, 2017
|Preceded by||Sally Yates (Acting)|
|Succeeded by||Jeff Sessions|
Dana James Boente
February 7, 1954
Carlinville, Illinois, U.S.
|Education||Saint Louis University (BS, MBA, JD)|
Dana James Boente (//, BEN-tay; born February 7, 1954) is an American lawyer and politician. He was the Acting Attorney General of the United States from January 30, 2017 until February 9, 2017. He served as the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia from September 2013 to January 2018.
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- "Acting Attorney General Sally Yates Refuses to Enforce Trump Refugee EO". Lawfare Blog. January 31, 2017. Retrieved January 31, 2017.
- Lichtblau, Eric (February 8, 2017). "Jeff Sessions Confirmed as Attorney General, Capping Bitter Battle". The New York Times Company. Retrieved February 9, 2017.
- "Meet the U.S. Attorney: Dana J. Boente". U.S. Department of Justice. Retrieved February 1, 2016. This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.