Obama Reportedly Selects Thomas Saenz for DOJ Civil Rights Division

The Los Angeles Daily Journal is reporting that President Obama has selected Thomas Saenz to head the civil rights division at the Department of Justice.

Saenz, 42, the former vice president of litigation for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund in Los Angeles, is currently serving as counsel to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.

As yet, this is not confirmed by anyone at DOJ. 

Hat Tip: WSJ Law Blog