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J. Edgar Hoover was a “bully” whose name does not belong on the FBI’s headquarters, Rep. Steve Cohen argues. But the Tennessee Democrat’s alternative is pretty bland.
Armed with evidence of Hoover’s prejudice against gays and lesbians, Cohen wants to rename 935 Pennsylvania Ave. NW the “Federal Bureau of Investigation Building.”
“One of the mottos I go by is, sometimes you can’t defeat evil, but you can always go on record in being against evil,” Cohen told HOH on Monday, on his effort to expunge Hoover’s name. Full story