Sessions incredulous over power of Federal Court in Hawaii to stop the White House.
As the intricacies of the connections between Trump advisors and Russia are illuminated, the cast of characters involved increases.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions used funds from his Senate reelection campaign to cover travel expenses at last year’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland, where he met with Sergei Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the United States, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. This directly contradicts recent White House statement that Sessions was not acting on … Continued
Few Republican legislators have come to the defense of Jeff Sessions after an explosive new report revealed that, while still a senator, Sessions spoke twice last year with Sergei Kislyak, Russia’s ambassador to the United States, yet failed to disclose these encounters when asked directly during his confirmation hearing. At Sessions’ January 10 confirmation hearing, Sen. … Continued
An explosive new report reveals that then-Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) spoke twice last year with Russia’s ambassador to the United States, yet he failed to disclose these encounters when asked directly about possible contacts between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russian officials during his confirmation hearing to become Attorney General. The Washington Post reports that, … Continued
The Republican-controlled Senate voted 49-43 to uphold a ruling that Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) violated Senate Rule 19 in her statement opposing Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) and his nomination for Attorney General. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) had rebuked Warren, saying she ran afoul of rules which prohibits senators from impugning their colleagues. (Rule … Continued
With the Republican National Convention less than two weeks away, Donald Trump is set to name his vice president. Those close to Trump have suggested that the decision may occur later this week. Trump has alternated between coy and unusually public during this intensive vetting period. He has appeared on stage with some of the … Continued