We have a new Attorney General.
Despite stiff opposition from Democrats, the U.S. Senate has confirmed Senator Jeff Sessions to serve as this country’s highest law enforcement officer.
Senator Tim Scott Reads Vicious Tweets He Received
For Supporting AG #JeffSessions
— Dr. Marty Fox (@DrMartyFox) February 9, 2017
Lawmakers confirmed President Donald Trump’s choice by a vote of 52 to 47. Republicans stopped liberals’ attempt to filibuster.
Sen. Cory Booker not too long ago praised Sen. Sessions for civil rights work, then turned around and testified against him during confirmation hearings.
A few black men who know Sen. Sessions personally testified on his behalf and refuted accusations of racism against him.
Peter Kirsanow, a member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, reached conclusions about the senator that contradicted what liberals said about him: