Sessions: MS-13 gang could be designated as terrorist organization | TheHill

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  (The Hill) Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the MS-13 gang could be designated as a terrorist organization. Asked by Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Tuesday whether he thinks the designation would be helpful, Sessions replied, “I think so, perhaps. I believe it could qualify for that.” “There are rules that […]

Jeff Sessions: Sanctuary Cities will be punished

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(CitizensOutpost) Speaking at the White House on Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions stated he will begin punishing sanctuary cities by withholding potentially billions of dollars of federal money. […]his department is preparing to dole out more than $4 billion in funds this year, but will try prevent any of it from […]

States See Green Light for Voter ID Laws

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(CitizensOutpost) States are feeling empowered to enact voter ID laws now that opposition from the previous administration has been withdrawn: State legislatures have begun pushing voter identification proposals since Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered the Justice Department to withdraw from its legal fight against Texas’s voter ID law. The move […]

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

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(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 […]

Schumer: Attorney General Should Resign – Newsmax

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  (Newsmax) Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer is calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign. “Because the Department of Justice should be above reproach, for the good of the country, Attorney General Sessions should resign,” Schumer of New York said at a news conference in Washington. He also said […]

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

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(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. […]