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 2017-03-29 21:33 

Newsweek.com

Emmett Till Lynching: Family Asks Jeff Sessions to Pursue Justice in Old Civil Rights Murder Cases... +

Nobody was ever convicted of the torture and murder of black teenager Emmett Till....

 2017-03-29 19:53 

Washington Free Beacon

Conservative Attorneys Urge Sessions to Clean Up Obamas Partisan Civil Rights Division... +

A group of conservative attorneys and journalists are urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to clean up former President Barack Obama's Civil Rights Division at the Justice Department. The letter...

 2017-03-29 19:21 

VICE

Jeff Sessions is asking sanctuary cities to make an impossible choice... +

The Trump administration is forcing cops across in than 100 cities to make a tough decision: turn undocumented immigrants over to the feds or lose millions in grant money that make their jobs safer and more effective. And either way, their departments co...

 2017-03-29 16:36 

Yahoo News

To address opioid crisis, Trump to give Chris Christie the helm... +

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be taking on an advisory role within the White House as chair of a special commission to fight the ongoing opioid epidemic in the United States. The commission will also consist of US Attorney General Jeff Sessions, He...

 2017-03-29 16:06 

Breitbart.com

Angel Mom Slams Sanctuary Cities: ‘This Is Why I Support Trump’... +

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” the mother of a police officer who was killed by a drunk-driving illegal immigrant Mary Ann Mendoza reacted to Attorney General Jeff Sessions threats to cut grants for cities who don’t...

 2017-03-29 15:30 

Chicago Tribune

Emmett Till relative asks Jeff Sessions to enforce civil rights law in old cases... +

Family members of Emmett Till pushed Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday to enforce a law that that allows prosecutors to reinvestigate old civil rights murder cases. Deborah Watts, Till's cousin and co-founder of the Emmett Till Legacy Foundation and ...

 2017-03-29 15:28 

WSHU

Sanctuary Cities Stand Firm, Despite Threats To Funding... +

Leaders of sanctuary cities around the region say a new threat by Attorney General Jeff Sessions won't change their immigration policies....

 2017-03-29 13:36 

Raw Story

The Trump administrations problem with Watergate... +

What does a portrait say? Jeff Sessions may have signaled more than he intended when he decided to redecorate the Justice Departments 5th floor conference room. Sessions reportedly replaced the portraits of Democrats that were hung during the Obama admini...

 2017-03-29 13:28 

Pamela Geller

De Blasio: Being A Sanctuary City Means LESS Terrorism... +

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that New Yorkers will be at risk of terror if Attorney General Jeff Sessions follows through on cutting federal law enforcement grants to sanctuary cities....

 2017-03-29 13:14 

Fortune

Jeff Sessions Criticizes Sanctuary Cities... +

And said there will be a crackdown on funding...

 2017-03-29 13:12 

WSHU

Loss Of DOJ Funding Could Have 'Dramatic Impact' On Mass. Sanctuary Cities... +

Massachusetts communities are reacting to new pressure from the Trump administration on so-called sanctuary cities jurisdictions that refuse to detain people solely based on their immigration status. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday detailed ...

 2017-03-29 11:59 

Salon

Democratic senators to Jeff Sessions: Explain reasoning for Preet Bharara firing... +

They cited a report that U.S. Attorney Bharara was investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price when Trump removed him...

 2017-03-29 08:00 

National Review

Reining in Sanctuary Cities... +

On Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that to be eligible for Department of Justice grant money, local jurisdictions will have to certify that they are in compliance with federal immigration law. This has come as an outrage to elected offici...

 2017-03-29 07:02 

Press TV

Trump threatens sanctuary cities with funding cuts... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has urged the cities to comply with regulations or face severe financial consequences....

 2017-03-29 07:01 

Philadelphia Inquirer

Milbank: We have a president without a plan... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions showed up unannounced in the White House briefing room to attempt something President Trump very much needed after Friday's health-care debacle: a change of subject....

 2017-03-29 07:01 

Philadelphia Inquirer

Milbank: We have a president without a plan... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions showed up unannounced in the White House briefing room to attempt something President Trump very much needed after Friday's health-care debacle: a change of subject....

 2017-03-29 05:49 

Business Standard

Preet Bharara firing: Democratic Senators ask Jeff Sessions to explain... +

Bharara was one of 46 US attorneys asked to resign after Trump took office...

 2017-03-29 05:00 

American Thinker

Sessions Could Charge Democratic Politician With A Crime For Tipping Off Criminal Illegals About ICE Raid... +

There are at least three reasons why Attorney General Jeff Sessions should go after the Massachusetts congresswoman....

 2017-03-29 02:37 

Daily News

Despite federal threats, Pasadena stops police, city employees from helping with deportations... +

Undeterred by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' warning Monday, Pasadena's City Council passed a policy preventing police and city employees from assisting with deportations.The city could lose more than $300,000 in Justice Department grants if Session...

 2017-03-29 01:58 

Federal News Radio

Emmett Till relative meets with attorney general... +

Family members of Emmett Till are pushing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to push for enforcement of a law that allows prosecutors to reinvestigate old civil rights murder cases....

 2017-03-29 01:00 

Valley News

[ NH ]

Column: Administration Without a Plan... +

WashingtonAttorney General Jeff Sessions showed up unannounced in the White House briefing room to attempt something President Trump very much needed after Fridays health care debacle: a change of subject. Sessions, accompanied by White House......

 2017-03-28 23:49 

Breitbart.com

Rahm Reacts to Sessions Sanctuary Cities Proclamation — We Welcome People from Other Shores to Chicago... +

Monday on CNBC, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel reacted to Attorney General Jeff Sessions threats to cut grants for cities who don’t follow immigration law and declared to immigrants, “We welcome you to Chicago.” Emanuel said,”You are l...

 2017-03-28 23:11 

WBRC

[ FOX Birmingham ]

Mayor Bell ready to fight for federal funds if Birmingham cut as sanctuary city... +

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is vowing to crack down on sanctuary cities. Tuesday Mayor Bell saidBirmingham will continue to be a welcoming city and if Sessions or the federal government t......

 2017-03-28 23:09 

WJZ

[ CBS Baltimore ]

Trump Admin. Criticizes Sanctuary State Bill In Md.... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is pleading with the state not to go through with a "Sanctuary State" bill making its way through the general assembly....

 2017-03-28 22:12 

Yahoo News

US--Justice Department-Emmett Till... +

WASHINGTON (AP) Family members of Emmett Till pushed Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday to enforce a law that that allows prosecutors to reinvestigate old civil rights murder cases....

 2017-03-28 22:12 

Glen Falls Post-Star

Emmett Till relative asks Sessions to push civil rights law... +

WASHINGTON (AP) Family members of Emmett Till pushed Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday to enforce a law that that allows prosecutors to reinvestigate old civil rights murder cases....

 2017-03-28 22:12 

US News & World Report

Emmett Till Relative Asks Sessions to Push Civil Rights Law... +

Family members of Emmett Till are pushing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to enforce a law that that allows prosecutors to reinvestigate old civil rights murder cases....

 2017-03-28 22:01 

Washington Post

Emmett Till relative meets with attorney general... +

Family members of Emmett Till are pushing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to push for enforcement of a law that allows prosecutors to reinvestigate old civil rights murder cases....

 2017-03-28 21:56 

Raw Story

Can legal marijuana solve the opioid crisis?... +

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently said he was astonished by claims that legal marijuana could solve the opioid crisis devastating the nation. However, a new study firmly linked legalized weed to decreased opioid abuse and overdoses. After analy...

 2017-03-28 21:05 

VOA

Questions, Answers About Funding Threats to Sanctuary Cities... +

The Trump administration is issuing a fresh threat to withhold or revoke law enforcement grant money from communities that refuse to cooperate with federal efforts to find and deport immigrants in the country illegally. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' a...

 2017-03-28 20:42 

The Libertarian Republic

Chicago To Keep Sanctuary Status Despite Sessions Promise To Pull Funding... +

LISTEN TO TLRS LATEST PODCAST: By Will Racke Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has no plans to change city policies that shield illegal immigrants, even after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Monday he will withhold Department of Justice (DOJ) funds from...

 2017-03-28 20:32 

MRCTV

CA Sen. De Len to Sessions: Threats Against Sanctuary Cities Will Fail ... +

(Image via Twitter) Outspoken Trump critic and California Senate President pro tem Kevin de León (D) issued a statement following Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ announcement that sanctuary cities risk losing federal funding if they fail to ...

 2017-03-28 19:44 

Breitbart.com

Conservatives Urge Sessions to Clean Out Obama’s Civil Rights Division... +

A group of attorneys, scholars, and advocates put their names to a letter sent to Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday, urging him to take a serious look at reform as he works with the President to select a new Assistant Attorney General for his Civil R...

 2017-03-28 19:25 

Fox 25 Boston

Local mayors respond to White House threats to sanctuary cities... +
 2017-03-28 18:09 

Breitbart.com

De Blasio: NYC Will Be at Risk of Terror If Sessions Cuts Law Enforcement Funding to Sanctuary Cities... +

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that the city would be at risk of terror attacks if Attorney General Jeff Sessions cuts federal law enforcement funding to sanctuary cities, the Daily Caller reported....

 2017-03-28 17:56 

Boston.com

[ Boston Globe ]

Somerville mayor calls attorney general's sanctuary cities threat government-by-toddler... +

I suggest a good nap and dry diaper, and then move onto something more productive....

 2017-03-28 17:52 

Fox Business

Ashcroft: Funding Sanctuary Cites May Be the Definition of Insanity... +

Former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft said on Tuesday he agrees with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that the federal government should not fund cities that harbor illegal immigrants....

 2017-03-28 17:39 

The Daily Caller

Chicago To Keep 'Sanctuary' Status Despite Sessions' Promise To Pull Funding... +

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has no plans to change city policies that shield illegal immigrants, even after Jeff Sessions threatened to withhold DOJ funding....

 2017-03-28 17:33 

Yahoo News

Justice Department Seeks to Hold Back Grants to Sanctuary Cities... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said all jurisdictions will have to comply with federal law to receive grants from the Department of Justice...

 2017-03-28 17:16 

Infowars.com

Jeff Sessions To Cut Federal Fundings To Sanctuary Cities... +

A battle has begun between sanctuary cities and the DOJ....

 2017-03-28 17:02 

Fox News

[ Politics ]

AG Sessions cites ICE report flagging sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened to pull funding from local and state governments that refuse to comply with federal immigration enforcement laws on Monday, citing a report the Department of Homeland Security released last week highlighting more ...

 2017-03-28 16:37 

Fox News

Gregg Jarrett: Sanctuary cities won't find refuge in law... +

The Trump administration sent Attorney General Jeff Sessions to deliver a blunt message Monday to so-called sanctuary cities: Continue to defy federal immigration policy and you'll take a big hit in the wallet....

 2017-03-28 16:08 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Washington and Seattle reaffirm 'sanctuary' positions despite funding threats... +

A federal showdown with sanctuary cities continues to heat up. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued new warnings to jurisdictions seen as ...

 2017-03-28 15:57 

KHOU CBS Houston

Austin leaders react after Sessions says 'sanctuary cities' not eligible for certain federal grants... +

Days before Austin Mayor Steve Adler is set to meet with U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly along with other mayors across the United States, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced at a White House briefing Monday that states and cities would l...

 2017-03-28 15:47 

MSNBC

Family of Emmett Till meets with AG Sessions... +

Deborah Watts, who is the cousin of lynched African American teen Emmett Till, speaks about her meeting with Attorney General Jeff Sessions seeking justice for the death of Till....

 2017-03-28 15:45 

Reason.com

Jeff Sessions Threatens Unconstitutional Action Against Sanctuary Cities... +

Yesterday Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened to withhold, terminate, and ...

 2017-03-28 15:35 

LibertyNEWS.com

Sanctuary Cities LA, Chicago, NYC Vow to Continue Defying Federal Immigration Orders... +

After Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered a warning shot to ‘sanctuary cities‘ threatening to cut funding grants for localities refusing...

 2017-03-28 14:22 

Yahoo News

Attorney General Sessions escalates threats against sanctuary cities... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions ramped up threats to so-called sanctuary cities Monday, saying the government would take ...

 2017-03-28 14:00 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler condemns deportation raid... +

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler condemned the arrest of a Southeast Portland immigrant by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials Sunday and questioned the ability of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to withhold funds from the city following a th...

 2017-03-28 13:53 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

'Sanctuary Cities' Promise Legal Fight After Sessions Threatens Funds... +

Officials in New York, California, and elsewhere say they'll fight Attorney General Jeff Sessions' move to cut off billions in federal grant...

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