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...
Doug Jones, the Democratic opponent of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, released an ad using top Republicans' statements against Moore. Moore faces sexual misconduct allegations by a number of women who said Moore pursued them when...Show More Summary
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 »
Undermining the rule of law for a cheap laugh isn’t funny.
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.
UP: Doug Jones DOWN: Chances that Republicans hold their majority in either chamber in 2018 UP: Jared Kushner’s connections to Russia and WikiLeaks DOWN: Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s conveniently poor memory UP: Generals who refuse to follow illegal orders DOWN: A first strike on North Korea UP: Debt created by GOP tax bills DOWN: “A […]
Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office made a sweeping document request from the Justice Department regarding the investigation as to whether President Donald Trump’s attempts to halt investigations into his administration constitute the crime of obstruction of justice, said ABC News...
Last month, Sessions claimed that no Trump campaign surrogates had met with Russian representatives in 2016. The post No Cred for Jeff Sessions’ Memory Lapses appeared first on The Good Men Project.
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...
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 Alabama Senate seat vacated when Jeff Sessions became Justice Secretary, Republican Roy Moore, called The Washington Post “fake news” after the...
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.