Jeff Sessions Continues to Oppose Medical Marijuana

Jeff Sessions Continues to Oppose Medical Marijuana

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is trying to crackdown federally on the marijuana industry. Twenty-nine states, D.C., Guam, and Puerto Rico legalized cannabis for medicinal purposes. Eight of those states and D.C. have legalized recreational marijuana use for adults. A Quinnipiac poll reveals increased support for the legalization of cannabis. According to the poll, 94 percent of […]

Jeff Sessions Is Upholding Legal Immigration

Jeff Sessions Is Upholding Legal Immigration

Jeff Sessions is upholding legal immigration as the new attorney general. His first step was the March 29, 2017 statement that federal funds could be withdrawn from so-called sanctuary cities; those that refuse to comply with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) requests that an illegal alien, who has committed a serious crime be held for deportation. […]

Jeff Sessions Is One Step Closer to AG Confirmation

Jeff Sessions Is One Step Closer to AG Confirmation

Just one day after a heated debate regarding the nomination, early Wednesday,  February 1, 2017, the Senate Committee approves Jeff Sessions. The narrow margin of 11 – 9 along party lines demonstrate the typical resistance evident in many of high-profile confirmation hearings. Sessions will presumably win since the GOP-controlled Senate is expected to confirm the nomination as […]