Obama to appoint first female head of Secret Service

3:07 PM, Mar 26, 2013   |    comments
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WASHINGTON - President Obama will name Julia Pierson, a longtime U.S Secret Service agent, as his first female director of the agency, according to a senior administration official.

The official spoke on background because the announcement hasn't been officially made. The president is expected to a make a formal announcement later on Tuesday.

Pierson, 53, now serves as the service's chief of staff.

(USA Today)

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