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Representative Jim Jordan (R-OH) Grills Sessions

(CitizensOutpost)  Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) grilled Attorney General Jeff Sessions on the many apparent crimes connecting the Clinton Campaign, the Democrat Party, the FBI, James Comey and the Russian Dossier.  Watch the video here: Source: GOP Lawmaker GRILLS AG Sessions on Democrat Crimes – SESSIONS REFUSES SECOND SPECIAL COUNSEL! (VIDEO) – The Gateway Pundit

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State AGs ask Congress to repeal law that ‘hamstrung’ DEA Opioid fight

(Washington Times)  Nearly every state attorney general in the country wants Congress to repeal a 2016 law that reportedly made it “virtually impossible” for the Drug Enforcement Administration to suspend orders of narcotics that could fall into the hands of corrupt doctors or illicit pharmacies. In a letter to congressional leaders, 44 AGs said the […]

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Sessions considering second special counsel to investigate Republican concerns

(Washington Post)  Attorney General Jeff Sessions is entertaining the idea of appointing a second special counsel to investigate a host of Republican concerns — including alleged wrongdoing by the Clinton Foundation and the controversial sale of a uranium company to Russia — and has directed senior federal prosecutors to explore at least some of the […]

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GOP lawmakers tell Sessions to probe Clinton-Comey or resign

(Washington Times)  Two House Republicans delivered an ultimatum Monday to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, telling him either to name a special counsel to investigate FBI Director James Comey’s handling of last year’s election, or else resign to clear the way for someone who will. Reps. Jim Jordan of Ohio and Matt Gaetz of Florida said questions are piling […]

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Republicans Go On Offensive Against Mueller; Call For ‘Special Counsel’ To Investigate AG Lynch | Zero Hedge

(Zero Hedge) Last night, after Trump launched yet another furious tweetstorm intended to expose the double standard applied in the Hillary investigation compared to the Russia probe, we noted that Republicans might be well served to stop sitting around twiddling their thumbs and actually go on the offensive against an investigation that has obviously morphed […]

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US attorney Bharara wouldn’t resign despite Trump demand, now he’s fired

(CitizensOutpost) One of the U.S. attorneys for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, is refusing to follow the Trump Administration’s order to resign. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday asked 46 attorneys appointed by former President Obama to submit their resignations, including Bharara. “HOLDOVER: Bharara is not submitting his resignation, according to several […]

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Jeff Sessions to target drug cartels, gun offenses to halt potential crime wave – Washington Times

(Washington Times) Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that he plans to target drug cartels and crack down on gun crimes to snuff out what could be the start of a national crime wave, evidenced by a recent uptick in homicides and other violence. But left unsaid is whether Mr. Sessions also will direct the […]