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    Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns at Trump’s RequestHis interim replacement, Matthew Whitaker, once mused that a new attorney general could foil the Mueller probe by defunding it.
  2. sessions in conempt
    Federal Judge Orders Plane Carrying Deported Mom and Child to Be Turned AroundThe judge suggested that Jeff Sessions could be held in contempt of court for the deportation, which he called “unacceptable.”
  3. immigration
    Trump Admin Illegally Deporting Women Who Fled Unimaginable Violence, ACLU SaysThe ACLU is suing the government on behalf of asylum-seekers who were told they did not have “credible fear” of returning home.
  4. bonding with teens
    Jeff Sessions Joyously Joins in With Teens Chanting ‘Lock Her Up’He paused his speech at a high school leadership summit to join in.
  5. family separation policy
    Migrant Mom Says Federal Agents Ripped Away Her Baby While She Was BreastfeedingThe woman was detained under the Trump administration’s zero-tolerance policy.
  6. immigration
    Overnight, Thousands of Domestic-Violence Victims May Have Lost Hope for AsylumIn a “cruel and heartless” decision, Jeff Sessions severely restricted who can be granted asylum in the U.S.
  7. Sessions Issues ‘License to Discriminate’ to Conservative ChristiansLike Obama’s immigration actions that Sessions and Trump deplore, today’s “guidance” offers mercy to potential law breakers: just a different kind.
  8. solar eclipse 2017
    Please Enjoy These Photos of Politicians Awkwardly Watching the EclipseTrump seems to be the only one who dared to risk staring at the sun without eclipse glasses.
  9. politics
    Jeff Sessions Under Fire for Delivering Speech to an Anti-LGBTQ GroupHe addressed the Alliance Defending Freedom, a Christian law firm that advocates against LGBTQ rights.
  10. politics
    Jeff Sessions Says He’ll Crack Down on Hate Crimes Against Transgender WomenHe was addressing federal prosecutors at a hate-crimes summit in Washington.
  11. Code Pink Protesters Convicted for Disrupting Sessions HearingOne of the protesters maintains all she did was laugh during the hearing.
  12. politics
    The Trump Administration Can’t Agree on Treatment of Transgender StudentsSecretary of Education Betsy DeVos is hesitant to rescind Obama’s guidelines.
  13. politics
    Elizabeth Warren on How to Fight Back Now That Sessions Has Been Confirmed“It [matters] to say loudly to the Republicans in Washington, ‘We’re here. We’re strong. And we will be persistent.’”
  14. Here’s the Powerful Letter Senate Republicans Kept Elizabeth Warren From ReadingDuring Jeff Sessions’s confirmation hearing.
  15. politics
    #LetLizSpeak Proves Elizabeth Warren and Her Supporters Won’t Be SilencedAfter Warren was barred from speaking during Jeff Sessions’s confirmation hearing, supporters rallied around her.
  16. politics
    Watch This Sexual-Assault Survivor’s Powerful Testimony Against Jeff Sessions“We must trust the attorney general to respect the humanity of all Americans.”
  17. politics
    Kirsten Gillibrand: The Attorney General Should Understand Sexual Assault“It is not locker-room talk. It is criminal behavior.”
  18. Trump’s Pick for Attorney General Has Some Terrible Views on Sexual AssaultHe said Trump’s Access Hollywood tape was not describing sexual assault.