Jeff Sessions

Trump Administration Hints at Plans to Arrest Mayors Protecting Refugees

How you can help elected officials supporting sanctuary cities.<p>President Donald Trump may be taking his crackdown on civil dissent to the next level, particularly when it comes to those who think differently on immigration. He started his inaugural year with an immigration ban on Muslim majority …

Immigration

Sessions doesn’t understand America

The latest CBS News poll, consistent with other surveys, finds President Trump suffering from historically low approval ratings (37 percent approve/58 percent disapprove) and from even worse ratings on his handling of immigration (34 percent/61 percent). Fifty-three percent rate him as a poor …

Opinion

Essential Washington

Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington.

Judiciary

How California leaders are fighting back against Sessions’ marijuana crackdown – and what could get in their way

California legislators are fighting back against U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ attempt to crack down on state cannabis programs, launching …

Cannabis

The Next Federal Crackdown Could Look a Lot Like the Last One

Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ desire to slow or stop America’s experiment with marijuana legalization was obvious well before he gave the nod to …

Cannabis

Colorado Attorney General Says Too Many People Depend on Marijuana to Give In to Jeff Sessions

While Attorney General Jeff Sessions intended his decision to revoke protections for state's with legalized marijuana to slow down the cannabis …

Cannabis

California lawmakers fight back against Jeff Sessions on pot

When U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced earlier this month that the federal government will oppose the growing efforts by states to …

Cannabis

BMO pot financing marks policy shift for Canadian banks

Until now, Canadian banks have been reluctant to service the country's burgeoning marijuana industry<p>The Bank of Montreal's participation in a major …

Cannabis

Disrupting healthcare by investing in cannabis

Cannabis stocks took a dive last week after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced he was rolling back Obama-era federal policies that were …

Cannabis Industry

Jeff Sessions says U.S. 'should be like Canada' on immigration

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is suggesting the Trump administration should emulate Canada in its approach to immigration, by prioritizing …

Immigration

Donald Trump in 2016: 'Let the States Work it Out' on Marijuana Policy

President Donald Trump said during his campaign he was in favor of keeping marijuana regulation a states’ rights issue, according to a recording …

U.S. Politics

Jeff Sessions Stands For Outdated Law-And-Order Policies.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Attorney General Jeff Sessions gets it wrong. On core issue after core issue — civil rights, voting rights, women’s rights, police …

African-American News

Baked Goods: 'My Boyfriend's Back'

'My Boyfriend's Back'<p>Sessions just can't help himself<p>The East Coast is being crushed by a blizzard as I write this. Winter has arrived on the back of …

Cannabis Industry

Sessions: ‘A Good Nation’ Doesn’t Admit ‘Illiterate’ Immigrants

Attorney General Jeff Sessions preached the administration’s message on merit-based immigration on Fox News Tuesday night, claiming “a good nation” …

Race & Ethnicity

Report Reveals Where Overwhelming Majority Of Convicted Terrorists Are Born

A new government report found that the overwhelming majority of terrorists convicted in U.S. federal courts after September 11, 2001, were …

Immigration

Democrat Reminds Senate Republicans That They All Voted for Jeff Sessions

After Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced his decision to rescind protections for state's with legalized marijuana, a handful of prominent …

Cannabis

Sessions Thinks U.S. Should Be 'Like Canada' On Immigration To Stop 'Illiterate' People Entering The Country

Jeff Sessions has suggested the U.S. should adopt Canada’s policy on immigration, backing a stricter set of criteria that prevented “illiterate” …

Immigration

Where businesses go when banks say no

<b>Did Sessions reverse protections for state-legal cannabis just to incite chaos?</b> This is the argument Andrew Freedman, Colorado's former director of …

Cannabis

A Democratic Congresswoman Just Proposed a Bill to Protect Marijuana Industry from Jeff Sessions

Many politicians have spoken out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to rescind a policy protecting states with legal marijuana laws. …

Cannabis

Jared Kushner’s prison reforms hit a brick wall called Jeff Sessions – VICE News

For the past six months, the president’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has been working on a potentially bipartisan initiative: to reform the U.S. criminal justice system.<p>Kushner has been holding “listening sessions” to develop White House agenda on criminal justice reform, including policy …

Prison

Results found for state marijuana laws

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is cracking down on marijuana use - but the move shouldn't derail efforts to legalize medical cannabis in North …

Cannabis Industry

SHEEPWOLF'S $1,000,000.00 JOURNEY Post # 31081

$BAYP .0001 x .0002 Issues Shareholders Update!<p>Bayport International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: BAYP) Issues Shareholder Updates<p>DALLAS, Jan. 09, 2018 …

Cannabis Industry

New Marijuana Legislation Will Let States Decide Their Pot Laws (Again), Elizabeth Warren Announces

A new bipartisan bill will give states more power when it comes to deciding on their own marijuana laws, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced …

Cannabis

The DOJ Will Ask the Supreme Court to Intervene in DACA Ruling

Perturbed by a U.S. District Court’s Jan. 10 ruling that the White House must “maintain the DACA program on a nationwide basis,” the Department of …

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Sessions: 'We should be like Canada' in how we take in immigrants

Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsGOP strategist donates to Alabama Democrat House passes concealed carry gun bill …

Bob Goodlatte

Jeff Sessions made it even harder for California pot merchants to find a place to put their cash

California has potential to be America's largest cannabis market - and with Sessions' actions, one of the most under-served.

Cannabis

Sessions, in remarks criticized as ‘beyond ironic,’ praises Martin Luther King Jr.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions recalled his childhood in segregated Alabama as he invoked the memory of Martin Luther King Jr. on Tuesday and called on Justice Department employees to “remember, celebrate and act.”<p>“I regularly saw raw, unvarnished discrimination against a whole people because of …

World News

Pot Debate Latest Complication for Replacing U.S. Attorneys

Gardner has concerns about process in Colorado, which still has no nominee<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions might soon find himself working with …

Cannabis

Jeff Sessions Rescindment Of The Cole Memo Is A Disaster For California Banking

Right as banks should have been becoming more confident, Jeff Sessions rescinded the Obama-era Cole memo.The post Jeff Sessions Rescindment Of The …

Cannabis

'Only Hours Left' to Stop Senate From Giving Trump Expanded Warrantless Spying Power

With the Senate set to cast its first votes on a bill that reauthorizes and expands the government's already vast warrantless spying program in a …

Liberal View