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# jeff-sessions - Friday 15 February, 2019

Jeff Sessions said FBI better off hiring Irishmen who are 'drunks but could be trusted', new book claims

Former FBI director Andrew McCabe has been scathing of the US President and Jeff Sessions in a new book.

# jeff-sessions - Monday 19 November, 2018

Three senators sue Trump over acting Attorney General

Many critics believe Matthew Whitaker was chosen to protect Donald Trump from the Russia collusion probe.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 9 November, 2018

'Trump is not above the law': Protesters across US call for Russia probe to be protected

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been replaced by a Trump loyalist who has criticised the investigation.

# jeff-sessions - Thursday 8 November, 2018

'Trump has crossed a red line': Fears Jeff Sessions' replacement will try to derail Russia probe

Matthew Whitaker, a Trump loyalist, has been named as acting Attorney General.

# jeff-sessions - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

US attorney general Jeff Sessions is resigning at Trump's request

Donald Trump announced that Sessions’ chief of staff Matthew G Whitaker will be the Acting Attorney General.

# jeff-sessions - Monday 10 September, 2018

'I'll write the real book': Donald Trump slams new book on his presidency ahead of its release

Fear: Trump in the White House hits US bookshops on Tuesday after a week-long buildup.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 7 September, 2018

'What they've done is treason': Donald Trump orders investigation into New York Times piece

The US President has ordered Attorney General Jeff Sessions to root out the author of the piece.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 24 August, 2018

Trump mocks US Attorney General Jeff Sessions in another burst of tweets

He called on him to probe a litany of recurring complaints against those investigating his administration and Democrats.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 10 August, 2018

US judge orders deportation plane to 'turn around', threatens Jeff Sessions with contempt of court

The Washington deportation hearing heard that a woman and her daughter had been deported just hours before their case was due to be heard.

# jeff-sessions - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Reports that Trump could be questioned soon over alleged Russian election meddling

Reports have indicated that Trump could be questioned in the “coming weeks”.

# jeff-sessions - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Republicans turn on Roy Moore as several women accuse him of sexual harassment Alabama This post contains videos

Republicans turn on Roy Moore as several women accuse him of sexual harassment

Paul Ryan, Jeff Sessions and John McCain have all called on Moore to drop out of the Senate race in Alabama.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 4 August, 2017

'We will find you': White House vows crackdown on 'staggering number of leaks'

Concern has been expressed after phone calls between President Trump and two world leaders were leaked this week.

# jeff-sessions - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'Don't open your door' - things have just gotten very, very real for illegal Irish in the US

Under Donald Trump’s presidency, US customs officials are directly targeting undocumented immigrants like Donegal man John Cunningham who seems set to be deported.

# jeff-sessions - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'Detestable and appalling lie': Jeff Sessions testifies on Russian links to US election

The US Attorney General contradicted some claims made by former FBI director James Comey last week.

# jeff-sessions - Sunday 11 June, 2017

US attorney general Jeff Sessions the next to face grilling over Russian interactions

Concerns have been raised about whether Sessions helped otherwise subvert the ongoing Russia-related investigations.

# jeff-sessions - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Assange asks Sweden to drop arrest warrant so that he can fly to Ecuador

Assange has so far lost eight bids to cancel the arrest warrant over rape allegations against him.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 21 April, 2017

Arrest of Julian Assange a 'priority' in US clampdown on all leaks

“Whenever a case can be made, we will seek to put some people in jail,” US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said.

# jeff-sessions - Monday 6 March, 2017

The Russian government has been trolling Sarah Jessica Parker about its ambassador

The actress posted a meme about the Russia/Trump inquiry and they weren’t too impressed.

Trump 'furious' as FBI rejects claim Obama tapped his phones

Trump’s comments appear to be based on unverified claims made by the right-wing Breitbart News outlet.

# jeff-sessions - Sunday 5 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge The Russian government is trolling Sarah Jessica Parker, and 2017 keeps getting weirder I Couldn't Help But Wonder

The Russian government is trolling Sarah Jessica Parker, and 2017 keeps getting weirder

The actress posted a meme about the Russia/Trump inquiry and they weren’t too impressed.

'Witch hunt': How Russian media is covering the latest Trump controversy Jeff Sessions This post contains videos

'Witch hunt': How Russian media is covering the latest Trump controversy

The US Attorney General has come under fire after it emerged he met the Russian ambassador to the US during Trump’s election campaign.

# jeff-sessions - Thursday 2 March, 2017

'No need to step down'? US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stood down from the Russia/Trump inquiry

Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the Senate, had earlier called for Jeff Sessions to resign, something the Attorney General has stopped short of doing.

# jeff-sessions - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Jeff Sessions, controversial senator consistently accused of racism, confirmed as US Attorney General

Sessions, a former attorney general of Alabama, was finally confirmed by the US Senate last night.

# jeff-sessions - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Jeff Sessions says he'd be a fair Attorney General and defy Trump if necessary

Civil rights advocates have rallied against his nomination, with protesters attending today’s Senate hearing.

# jeff-sessions - Friday 18 November, 2016

Man who was denied a judge's seat after racism allegations set to be Trump's attorney general

Trump has tapped Mike Pompeo to be head of the CIA and former military intelligence chief Michael Flynn as national security adviser.