Jeff Sessions

Special Counsel sends wide-ranging request for documents to Justice Department

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating whether President Donald Trump sought to obstruct a federal inquiry into connections between his …

Government

WH: Trump not stumping for Moore due to discomfort with bid

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't campaigning for Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore because of "discomfort" with the sexual misconduct allegations made by several women but isn't calling on the controversial judge to drop out of the race because the state's voters should decide, the …

Republican Party

Hillary Clinton: Between Tweeting And Golfing, How Does Trump Get Anything Done?

The one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s presidential win over Hillary Clinton passed earlier this month, but judging by the tweets from the White …

Hillary Clinton

False charges of ‘Fake News’ are harming our free press

False charges of ‘Fake News’ Are Harming Our Free Press This article first appeared on the History News Network. The front-runner candidate for the …

Fake News

The 1 Group That Still Opposes Marijuana's Expansion

Hint: It's not Republicans.<p>When it comes to the fastest and most consistently growing industries in the United States, you'd have a hard time topping …

Cannabis

Attorney General Wins The Day With Hilarious Joke Highlighting Absurd Russian Collusion 'Scandal'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday mocked Democrats who on Tuesday had raked him over the coals in a hearing in which they hoped to find some …

Conservative View

'SNL': Jeff Sessions Visits Weekend Update, Can't Remember Anything (Video)

To avoid answering host Colin Jost’s probing questions, Trump’s attorney general plays possum — literally<p>If you felt slightly disappointed that Kate …

Entertainment

Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update: Jeff Sessions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Kate McKinnon) discusses his latest hearing, in which he repeatedly answered questions with "I do not recall."

Comedy

FBI’s black ‘extremists’ report ignites fears of return to illegal government watch

Political organizations and veteran members of the civil rights movement have expressed concern over an FBI report noting the rise of black “extremists,” and fear it could lead to a return to a time when the agency unjustly spied on organizations which hadn’t broken any laws.<p>The memo, released in …

Black Lives Matter

'Is Ambassador Kislyak in the Room?' Jeff Sessions Jokes About Russia Ties During Conference

Attorney General Jeff Sessions made light of his alleged ties to Russia at the conservative Federalist Society’s National Lawyers convention.<p>“Is …

U.S. Politics

AG: Where my Russians at? But seriously, folks... (video)

<i>I just flew in from Moscow, and boy are my arms tired.</i><p>Okay, it didn’t get quite <i>that</i> bad, but Attorney General Jeff Sessions broke into a bit of a …

Conservative View

Jeff Sessions Starts Speech With Joke Clearly Aimed at the Media — The Crowd's Reaction Says It All

This week, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified in front of Congress about Russia's interference in the 2016 race.<p>While the House Judiciary …

Trump Administration

Everything Jeff Sessions Has Forgotten Under Oath

We get it. Presidential campaigns are a blur. One day you're kissing babies in an Iowa cornfield, the next you're working the spin room at a Las …

Donald Trump

Sessions jokes: 'Is Ambassador Kislyak in the room?'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Standing before a friendly audience of conservative lawyers Friday afternoon at the Mayflower Hotel, Attorney General Jeff Sessions addressed the elephant in the room.<p>"Is Ambassador Kislyak in the room?" Sessions joked, causing roars of laughter throughout the banquet hall. "Any …

U.S. Politics

Roy Moore Is Still Going to Run for Senate, Despite Multiple Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

<i>Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.</i><p>My modest proposal: What if we had a week when …

Donald Trump

Luis Gutierrez Tried to Play ‘Gotcha’ with Jeff Sessions - It Didn't End Well for Him

A Democrat congressman resorted Tuesday to an article from Mother Jones and a fanciful offer of ending any investigation of President Donald Trump in …

Conservative View

Trump administration bans memos Obama used to allow transgender students to utilize bathrooms of choice

The Department of Justice will no longer issue guidance memos, which had been used to create sweeping new rules, as when the Obama administration …

Loretta Lynch

LOL! Jeff Sessions JOKES about Russian collusion investigation…

The U.S. Attorney General proved he got jokes today when he asked if there were any Russians in the room before addressing the Federalist …

Conservative View

Black men get longer prison sentences than white men for same crimes: Study

African-American men serve prison sentences that are on average almost 20 percent longer than those served by white men for similar crimes, according …

Prison

Dem Rep. Ted Lieu Slams Sessions for Russia Jokes: He ‘Still Doesn’t Get It’

Congressman <b>Ted Lieu</b> slammed Attorney General <b>Jeff Sessions</b> for joking about whether there were Russians in the room during a speech today.<p>As Sessions …

World Leaders

Russian ambassador says he won't name all the Trump officials he's met with because 'the list is so long'

Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak said on Wednesday that it would take him more than 20 minutes to name all of the Trump officials he's met with or …

Donald Trump

The FBI informant in the Uranium One probe is an ex-lobbyist for a Russian firm

A confidential informant to the FBI in an investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s role in an Obama administration-era uranium …

Corruption

Trevor Noah: Congress can't find money for anything, but there's plenty of cash for their sexual harassment

Trevor Noah went after Congress late Wednesday after a Democratic lawmaker said the House had paid $15 million in harassment settlements over almost …

Trevor Noah

Jeff Sessions Is Crusading To Save Campus Free Speech — But Selectively

The attorney general is pouring energy into defending free speech on college campuses, but civil rights activists and lawyers say he’s ignoring cases that split from his worldview.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a constant target of the anti-President Trump left, had the opportunity to elevate one …

Rights & Freedoms

AG Sessions finds 'no evidence' New Orleans is a sanctuary city | NOLA.com

An attorney in U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' office told Mayor Mitch Landrieu in a letter Friday (Nov. 17) that the Justice Department "has …

Mitch Landrieu

New Poll Is Really Bad News For Roy Moore

Republican Roy Moore is officially polling outside the margin of error in a new Fox News poll conducted Monday through Wednesday evenings.<p>Moore is …

Conservative View

House passes its tax-reform plan as Senate version comes under new attack

House Republicans approved their sweeping tax-cut package Thursday, setting up a showdown with the Senate, where Republicans are struggling to take a …

U.S. Congress

Jeff Sessions is Coming For Planned Parenthood - And He's Talking About Jail Time

While testifying Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, Attorney General Jeff Sessions revealed that Planned Parenthood could potentially face …

Conservative View

There's a New Top Target for L.A. Hate Crime

After years of seeing African-Americans attacked solely for their race, Los Angeles has a new, top target for hate crimes: the LGBTQ community.<p>The …

Los Angeles

POLL: Fox News Puts Democrat Up 50% to 42% Over Roy Moore

On Thursday, Fox News released a new poll regarding the Alabama Senate race. That race, in which Republicans were heavily favored, is now leaning …

Conservative View