Nominating a choice such as Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy for FBI director would signal that President Donald Trump considers the post a patronage position.
Nominating a choice such as Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy for FBI director would signal that President Donald Trump considers the post a patronage position. J. Scott Applewhite AP
Nominating a choice such as Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy for FBI director would signal that President Donald Trump considers the post a patronage position. J. Scott Applewhite AP

Editorial: New FBI director should be smart, qualified — and not a politician

May 15, 2017 05:15 PM