Jeff Sessions

Sessions Exit Ends Stormy Trump Relationship

November 9, 2018

The departure of Jeff Sessions as attorney general marks the end of a stormy relationship with President Donald Trump, which began with the pair as campaign allies and ended as administration adversaries. (Nov. 7)

Trump: Acting AG Whitaker is ‘highly respected’

November 9, 2018

President Donald Trump is calling acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker "a very highly respected man" as he faces criticism about his appointment to replace Jeff Sessions. Yet Trump also said Friday "I don't know Matt Whitaker." (Nov. 9)

Protesters seek to protect Russia investigation

November 9, 2018

Protesters in New York and nationwide called for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. The protests follow Jeff Sessions resignation as Attorney General. (Nov. 9)

AP Top Stories November 8 P

November 8, 2018

Here are the top stories for Thursday, November 8th: Police search the home of the California bar shooter; Kellyanne Conway remarks on Jeff Sessions leaving; Justice Ginsberg is hospitalized; An alligator is found in a hot tub.

WH: Sessions exit not a constitutional crisis

November 8, 2018

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway says the exit of Attorney General Jeff Sessions is "not a constitutional crisis." She also expressed her condolences after the Calif. bar shooting and wished a "speedy recovery" for Justice Ginsburg. (Nov. 8)

Employees applaud Sessions as he leaves Justice

November 7, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has resigned as the country's chief law enforcement officer at President Donald Trump's request. (Nov. 7)

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November 7, 2018

Here's the latest for Wednesday, November 7th: Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns; Trump warns Democrats about investigations; Girl Scouts sues Boy Scouts; Samsung previews foldable smart phone. (Nov. 7)

AP Explains: Trump-Sessions toxic relationship

November 7, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was pushed out Wednesday as the country's chief law enforcement officer after enduring more than a year of blistering and personal attacks from President Donald Trump over his recusal from the Russia investigation. (Nov. 7)

US AG: Shooting ‘an attack on all people of faith’

October 29, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions say the shooting that killed 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue is an "attack on all people of faith." (Oct. 29)

Sessions: ‘The president speaks his mind’

October 16, 2018

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions faced questions over whether President Donald Trump has ever tried to pressure him to resign, even as he announced a new campaign to combat Mexican drug cartels. (Oct. 16)

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