Johnsen Drops Nomination Before Battle for Stevens’ Seat

Late on April 9, amid a flurry of news over the retirements of Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens and Congressman Bart Stupak, the White House quietly backed down from a yearlong battle with Republicans, announcing that Dawn Johnsen, President Obama’s pick to lead the Office of Legal Counsel at the Department of Justice, had withdrawn her nomination.

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