Saturday, March 11th, 2017

 

Attorney General Sessions Asks All Obama-Era U.S. Attorneys To Resign

Sessions Asks All Obama-Era U.S. Attorneys To Resignby Kevin Daley Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked for the resignations of all remaining U.S. attorneys appointed by former President Barack Obama. A U.S. attorney is the chief federal prosecutor in a particular jurisdiction. It has become standard practice during recent transitions for appointees of the previous administration to leave the Department of Justice in the early months of a new presidency. President Ronald Reagan replaced 89 U.S. attorneys during the early months of his presidency. President Bill Clinton dismissed 93 whenRead More