Profile of Brendan Johnson

For all of us who were concerned about Brendan Johnson’s appointment to his position as US Attorney for South Dakota, we may put all of those concerns to rest. After all, we now know that he is just a really nice guy, who isn’t political at all:

Johnson said he believes South Dakota Republicans and Democrats know his commitment to the law.

“I think one of the reasons why they were comfortable with me is to me, there is a line that prosecutors shouldn’t cross when it comes to politics,” Johnson said. “And as a prosecutor, I think folks would say I always played it straight, wasn’t involved in politics when I was prosecuting cases for the county. I think they felt that I did some good things as a prosecutor.”

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