Jeff Sessions, the attorney general, said that the mass shooting in Texas this month showed that “relevant information may not be getting reported” to the database.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a review of a government database used for background checks on gun buyers, after a man who killed 26 people in a Texas church was left off the system despite having a criminal record. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers. The move Wednesday comes after the … Click to Continue »
Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s apparent plans to prosecute medical marijuana distributors in states that have legalized it are a waste of time, according to former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales …...
A new ad for Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones quotes Republican Sen. Richard Shelby, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Ivanka Trump, saying there is no reason to doubt the women who have accused Roy Moore of sexual misconduct...
A new report says the Justice Department under Attorney General Jeff Sessions downplayed evidence linking former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to the Uranium-One scandal. The evidence comes amid the secret FBI informant behind the Uranium-One deal breaking his silence. Show More Summary
For the first time since September, when a federal judge curtailed the Department of Justice’s power to withhold federal funds from sanctuary cities, Attorney General Jeff Sessions awarded grants on Monday to 36 jurisdictions the agency says are noncompliant with federal immigration authorities. Show More Summary
Several cities, including Chicago, have been awarded more than $3.1 million each in federal grants to hire extra police officers. Attorney General Jeff Sessions Monday announced COPS Hiring Program grants, … Click to Continue »
In a speech on Friday, the attorney general signaled that he will rescind more civil rights guidance from the Obama era. On Friday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions strongly hinted that he isn’t done trying to roll back the civil rights...Show More Summary
Special counsel Robert Mueller has requested documents from the DOJ related to the firing of former FBI Director James Comey and the recusal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The documents could help Mueller determine whether President...Show More Summary
In Attorney General Jeff Session's last time testifying on Capitol Hill, you could feel the Democrats desperately grasping for any straw they could find. This post Grasping Straws appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions was asked by Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) if he intended to go after Planned Parenthood over charges of alleged trafficking in unborn baby body parts. This
Saturday Night Live’s Kate McKinnon reprised her creepy impersonation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Weekend Update Saturday night, leading the audience in a “I do not recall” call and response. The jab at Sessions was in reference to his much derided inability to remember...
Attorney General Jeff Sessions had lawyers rolling in the aisles with a surprising string of Russian quips at the start of a speech he gave Friday.
The attorney general's joking followed a congressional grilling for apparent discrepancies in his stories about Trump campaign contacts with Russians.
The attorney general's relationship with Russia is under scrutiny
This guy is really the worst. Jeff Sessions is a failed and compromised Attorney General and needs to resign immediately. Sessions lied to President Trump to get the job. And Sessions allowed a multi-million dollar witch hunt to proceed on an innocent man and his innocent campaign. Show More Summary
A majority of Americans support criminal justice reform that reduces the prison population. In a rejection of President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions' tough-on-crime approach, a new ACLU poll finds that a large majority of...Show More Summary
Congressman Ted Lieu explained to CNN’s The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer that Attorney General Jeff Sessions joking about a Russian spymaster during a Friday speech only goes to show how much legal jeopardy the nation’s top law enforcement office faces. Lieu’s CNN appearance...