#JeffSessions

  • Trump’s Campaign Manager thinks its time to get rid of Jeff Sessions

    President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign manager said Tuesday that it was “time to fire” Attorney General Jeff Sessions and end special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Brad Parscale, who was tapped in February to head Trump’s re-election effort, tweeted that it was “Time to fire Sessions” and “End the Mueller...
  • Look who Trump is blaming now for the ‘Russian Witch Hunt Hoax’

    President Trump blamed Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday for the ongoing “Russian Witch Hunt Hoax,” noting that he “would have quickly picked someone else” as the nation’s chief law officer if he knew of Sessions’ decision to “recuse himself.” The president suggested that Sessions, who was involved in the...
  • Trump asked and Sessions refused….Now Mueller could be probing that request

    By the time Attorney General Jeff Sessions arrived at President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort for dinner one Saturday evening in March 2017, he had been receiving the presidential silent treatment for two days. Mr. Sessions had flown to Florida because Mr. Trump was refusing to take his calls about a...
  • Exclusive: Senior FBI Official Andrew McCabe fired by Sessions authorized criminal probe of Jeff Sessions

    Nearly a year before Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired senior FBI official Andrew McCabe for what Sessions called a “lack of candor,” McCabe oversaw a federal criminal investigation into whether Sessions lacked candor when testifying before Congress about contacts with Russian operatives, sources familiar with the matter told ABC News. Democratic...
  • Some not happy with A.G. Jeff Sessions reference to ‘Anglo-American’ legal heritage

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions sparked controversy Monday after making reference to the “Anglo-American heritage of law enforcement,” a comment interpreted by some critics as racially insensitive. The remark was made in a speech to the National Sheriffs’ Association’s winter conference in Washington, D.C., as he thanked those in attendance and outlined the...
  • Jeff Session response to Devin Nunes memo

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions responded on Friday to the release of a contentious memo by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee alleging intelligence abuses at Justice Department, saying that “no Department is perfect.” In a statement issued shortly after the memo’s release, Sessions acknowledged GOP concerns about Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI officials’ actions, but...
  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions interviewed in Russia investigation

    WASHINGTON – (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed for hours last week in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, the Justice Department confirmed Tuesday. He’s the highest-ranking Trump administration official and first Cabinet member known to have submitted to questioning. The interview came as Mueller investigates whether...
  • Federal pot policy change sparks confusion, crackdown fears

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – The buzz kill long dreaded in the marijuana industry came just days after California opened what is expected to be the world’s largest legal pot market. The Trump administration announced Thursday that it was ending an Obama-era policy to tread lightly on enforcing U.S. marijuana laws....
  • Does Jeff Sessions have an issue with black people?

    An exchange between a congresswoman and Attorney General Jeff Sesssions, which has gone viral in the 24 hours since a key Judiciary Committee hearing, shows that the Justice Department head is committed to targeting black activists while ignoring the danger posed by white supremacists, advocates said. At the hearing on Tuesday, Representative Karen...