Jeff Sessions

‘You are a disgrace to your race:’ Sen. Scott reads hate mail after supporting Jeff Sessions

South Carolina Senator Tim Scott, the senate’s lone African-American republican, has mounted a remarkably personal defense of Senator Jeff Sessions, President Trump’s controversial pick to lead the justice department. The 51-year old conservative said he has received a litany of racist messages on social media since announcing his support for sessions. In his thirty-minute speech to his colleagues Wednesday night,…

Trump fires acting AG for defying to defend order on immigration

President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration has sparked protests across the nation and around the world. Now, a top government official is out of a job today because she refused to defend Trump’s controversial order. Acting Attorney General Sally Yates — an Obama administration appointee — was relieved of her duties yesterday after defying to defend Trump’s executive orders….