Sessions tells Yates to be able to stand up to the president during her 2015 confirmation hearing

President Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Monday for not defending his immigration ban. It turns out his attorney general nominee, Sen. Jeff Sessions, once encouraged her to stand up to the president if he "asks for something im
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President Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Monday for not defending his immigration ban. It turns out his attorney general nominee, Sen. Jeff Sessions, once encouraged her to stand up to the president if he "asks for something im

Jeff Sessions encouraged Sally Yates in 2015 to do what Trump fired her for

January 31, 2017 08:57 AM