A lawsuit in the 1990s had Alabama poised to fund poor black school districts as fairly as wealthy white schools. As state attorney general, Jeff Sessions fought the effort passionately and won. Today, Alabama’s public ...
Senator Sessions’ record suggests a remarkable consistency in support of policies that contradict and subvert the Reconstruction amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which guarantee citizenship, equal protection under the law, and the ballot to all ...
Immigration and domestic security, key themes in Donald Trump's campaign, will likely dominate two U.S. Senate hearings on Tuesday as lawmakers begin several days of questioning the president-elect's Cabinet nominees.
Jeff Sessions is one in a long line of reprehensible characters likely to inhabit the Trump White House. But if he is confirmed as the nation's highest-ranking law enforcement officer, Sessions will be in a ...
Ana Navarro, a Republican strategist and Trump critic, said on Twitter, "Jeff Sessions, considered too racist to be a judge in the 80's, is Trump's AG."
An immediate chorus of criticism arose from former DOJ officials steeped in its policies. The former director of the DOJ’s public affairs office, Matthew Miller, issued a dozen stunning tweets that slammed Comey.
Following Freddie Gray's death and the riots it sparked, Loretta Lynch visits Baltimore as one of her first duties as Attorney General.
As Loretta Lynch waits for the Senate to vote on her nomination, the attorney general's office is stuck in a political limbo as well.
With the backing of five Senate Republicans, Loretta Lynch's confirmation as the first African American female attorney general looks assured.
But Lynch is about to get a crash course in partisan politics.
Loretta Lynch, the U.S. attorney in Brooklyn, has emerged as a leading candidate to replace Attorney General Eric Holder.