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Sessions Passes Procedural Vote, Confirmation Set for Wednesday

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 5:00pm 2/7/2017 at 5:00pm

The Senate passed a procedural vote 52-47 on Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to become the next attorney general. They will hold his confirmation on Wednesday. From The Washington Times:

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The New York Times Spinning of the Sally Yates Firing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 8:30am 2/1/2017 at 8:30am
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In his pre-presidential life, Trump was famous for saying, “You’re fired!” to people on his TV reality show. But Trump’s firing of acting AG Sally Yates was no reality show. In real life, an AG advises a president on the law, but if that AG refuses to enforce an order that ...

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Trump Fires Insubordinate Obama-Appointed Acting AG

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 30, 2017 at 9:54pm 1/30/2017 at 9:54pm
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Acting Attorney General Sally Yates was fired by President Donald Trump after she instructed the Department of Justice not to defend the recently signed executive order issuing a moratorium on immigration from seven countries presenting significant terror threats.

Taking action in an escalating crisis for his 10-day-old administration, Mr. Trump declared that...

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Obama appointee preventing DOJ from defending Trump visa Executive Order (Update: Fired)

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 30, 2017 at 6:45pm 1/30/2017 at 6:45pm
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We have seen this picture before. A political position by the Department of Justice which abandons its obligation to defend a law or action of the government, as in the Defense of Marriage Act, in court.

The issue is not that personally DOJ attorneys have to agree with the law, or action...

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Sessions Pledges to Uphold the Law, Objects to Muslim Registry

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 8:44pm 1/10/2017 at 8:44pm

Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) faced an all day confirmation hearing for attorney general in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

The senators had a blast asking Sessions the same questions over and over. Some asked valid questions while others asked obscure questions that made you scratch your head.

But overall, Sessions promised he...

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WATCH LIVE: Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing for Attorney General

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 9:43am 1/10/2017 at 9:43am

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has begun his confirmation hearing for attorney general. We have a live stream in this post.

This is expected to be one of the most tense confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet. The Democrats will ask Sessions about his record on civil rights and female rights. However,...

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Democrat Senator Joe Manchin Backing Sessions for AG

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/19/2016 at 12:00pm
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Amid the anguished cries of Democrats in Congress, one Democrat senator is supporting President-elect Trump’s choice of Jeff Sessions for Attorney General. Joe Manchin (D-WV), who frequently breaks with Democrats on issues related to the Second Amendment and coal, stated that Sessions has his support.

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Report: Cruz under consideration for AG

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 4:30pm 11/16/2016 at 4:30pm
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Despite their differences and fights on the campaign trail, President-elect Donald Trump may pick Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for his attorney general.

The reports started flying when Cruz went to the Trump Tower on Tuesday in

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DOJ Official Sent Podesta a ‘Heads Up’ On Hillary Emails

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/2/2016 at 2:30pm

Not only does the media collude with Hillary Clinton, but a Department of Justice official leaked information to the campaign about the investigation.

Assistant Attorney General Peter Kadzik, who is also involved with...

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DOJ Official Involved With New Hillary Email Probe Close to Podesta

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/1/2016 at 2:30pm

No wonder the Clintons get away with everything! They have people scattered across the government to help them out. It turns out Assistant Attorney Peter Kadzik at the Department of Justice is also extremely close to John Podesta, Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair.

Kadzik is also one of the DOJ attorneys involved with...

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DOJ Warned FBI Against Comey’s Email Investigation Update Letter to Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 2:03pm 10/29/2016 at 2:03pm
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Loretta Lynch’s Department of Justice just can’t seem to leave alone the FBI’s investigation of Hillary Clinton for her private email server and its ramifications for national security.  The “tarmac summit” between Lynch and Bill Clinton was grossly improper, leading FBI agents to suggest the meeting was to broker “

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Berkeley student protesters blockade whites, yet Obama admin silent

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 9:30am 10/27/2016 at 9:30am

The Obama administration is turning a blind eye to racial harassment – because the victims are white students.

The harassment, which occurred at the University of California at Berkeley, was captured on video on October 21, and nationally publicized.

As the Daily Caller reported:

“A video of Friday’s protest shows a large group of...

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Ex-NSA Contractor Allegedly Stole Over 500 Million Pages of Govt Secrets

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 21, 2016 at 10:00am 10/21/2016 at 10:00am

Earlier this month, the United States District Court in Baltimore charged ex-NSA contractor Harold Thomas Martin III with removal of classified documents and theft of government property. Officials have revealed that Martin took over 500 million pages of records and secrets over two decades.

The Justice Department will probably charge Martin with...

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DOJ won’t charge EPA employee for Colorado mine spill

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 4:00pm 10/13/2016 at 4:00pm

The Department of Justice (DOJ) will not prosecute an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) employee who had a hand in last year’s massive spill of toxic mine waste that contaminated Colorado’s Animas River.

A year-long investigation by the EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) found that the unnamed employee may have broken federal water...

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FBI, DOJ in Disarray Over Comey and Lynch Giving Hillary a Pass

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 11:00am 10/13/2016 at 11:00am

The decision by the FBI and the Department of Justice not to pursue charges against Hillary Clinton has thrown both federal agencies into a tailspin.

James Comey and Loretta Lynch can spin all they want, but average people know they gave Hillary Clinton special treatment, including those average people who work beneath...

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Obama DOJ Pursuing Criminal Charges Against Sheriff Joe Arpaio

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 10:00am 10/12/2016 at 10:00am
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On the day before early voting began in Arizona, Obama’s Department of Justice decided to pursue charges against Sheriff Joe Arpaio, a widely known opponent of illegal immigration.

This is nothing short of stunning.

The Associated Press reports, via NBC News:

Feds to Pursue Contempt Charges Against...

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Wikileaks: Team Hillary and DOJ source consulted over email lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 5:30pm 10/11/2016 at 5:30pm

Remember the Bill Clinton, Loretta Lynch “tarmac summit” and its gross appearance of impropriety?  That gross appearance of impropriety cloud hangs heavy over Hillary and her emails yet again.  WikiLeaks has released, among the Podesta emails, a tidbit showing Team Hillary coordinating with the DOJ...

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