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Trump dismisses dozens of Obama-era federal prosecutors

Mar 11, 2017 - 6:53 PM

About 46 federal prosecutors appointed during the administration of former US President Barack Obama are asked to tender their resignations in order to ensure a uniform transition

TRUMP. File photo of then President-elect Donald Trump in November 2016 in New Jersey. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

Rappler Talk: Sunny Sevilla on his resignation and political appointees at the BOC

Apr 24, 2015 - 4:30 PM

In this exclusive interview with Rappler former Customs Commissioner Sunny Sevilla opened up about his reason for resignation