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  1. Vt Senator: Honor memory of Selma by confirming AG nominee Loretta LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... must end now." One of the most outspoken Senators during the Lynch nomination process has been Alabama's Sen. Jeff Sessions. Sessions, a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said Lynch's support of the president's immigration plans ...

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  2. Republicans Make Pilgrimage to Selma - But Will GOP Pass Bill to Restore Voting Rights Act?Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Democracy Now

    Over the weekend, more than 100 members of Congress traveled to Selma for the commemoration marking the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches for voting rights. Amy Goodman had a chance to speak with Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama, who supports the 2013 Supreme Court decision gutting the Voting Rights Act.

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  3. Obama calls for effort to boost high-tech training, hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... are being used in place of hiring qualified Americans," said Stephen Miller, a spokesman for Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama, the chairman of a Senate subcommittee n immigration. "America is home to the world's most talented IT workers, but ...

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  4. 'Breathtaking': It's IN as trash talk on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... leadership has a breathtaking level of fear of being blamed for a government shutdown." Earlier, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R) of Alabama warned Hannity that the executive action was "a breathtaking overreach of monumental proportions." Obama's defenders, ...

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  5. obama immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | InfoWorld

    ... this initiative through the hiring of foreign guest workers," said Stephen Miller, a spokesman for U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), who has been critical of legislation to increase the H-1B cap. "I imagine this will be of little comfort to the ...

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  6. Did you see the hypocrites marching in Selma?: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Times-Picayune

    ... were not able to persuade a single Republican to join us in cosponsoring Voting Rights Act legislation." Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama, who was also at the commemorative march, apparently didn't see anything problematic with his participation and ...

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  7. Shelby Missed Selma Ceremony, Citing Scheduling ConflictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Roll Call

    ... and nation," Shelby said in a statement kicking off his tour in February. Alabama's junior senator, Republican Jeff Sessions , did participate in the events on March 7, which featured remarks by President Barack Obama at the historic bridge. So ...

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  8. Jeff Sessions, Mo Brooks top Alabama Congressional delegation in Club for Growth 2014 scorecardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Alabama Live

    ... to tax cuts, entitlement reform and limited government principles." A Senator from Alabama, Republican Jeff Sessions, had the second-highest score in the Senate in 2014, with a 98 percent rating from the group. Rep. Mo Brooks had the highest score ...

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  9. How immigration benefits America's middle classRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Hill

    ... While economists debate whether income growth has been as bad as a single statistic would indicate, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) blames immigrants. "What has happened to the labor market since 1980?" he asked recently. "From 1980 through 2013, the ...

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  10. 2016 GOP hopefuls skip Selma a Bloody Sundaya march 50th anniversary eventsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | Washington Times

    ... leadership. Republican Sens. Tim Scott of South Carolina, one of the upper chamber's two black members, and Jeff Sessions of Alabama also showed up, as did a few Republican House members, including Rep. Tom Emmer of Minnesota who has pushed for a ...

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  11. GOP happy to celebrate Selma - as long as they don't have to support its modern messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Raw Story

    ... Ohio Republican Rob Portman said, "I haven't looked at it. Is there a Senate version?" Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions (R) knew of it, but claimed that he hadn't "studied it sufficiently to comment on it." Scott Eric Kaufman is the proprietor of the ...

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  12. Cooler Heads Digest 06 March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | NH Insider

    ... and I think it threw her off. However, she became most flustered during an intense exchange with Sen. Jeff Sessions. He started out by decrying the agency's request for a 6% increase in funding, when inflation is 2.5%. He said that he couldn't ...

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  13. In Selma, GOP Lawmakers Explain Why They Don't Support John...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | ThinkProgress

    ... eligible voters in other states. While walking to the VIP section of the Selma anniversary event, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) said of Lewis' bill: "I haven't studied it sufficiently to comment on it." And while Lewis, President Obama and others ...

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  14. Obama honors 'sacrifice in the face of wanton violence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Politico

    ... GOP leadership to attend, told POLITICO ahead of Obama's speech that he was non-committal, as did Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, who sits on the Judiciary Committee. He called Obama's comparison of the legacy of the march to the need to renew the ...

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  15. Lewis leads huge congressional delegation on Selma anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Hill

    ... but the Selma-to-Montgomery march is certainly at the very top. It was the defining moment," Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions (R) said Friday. "People were systematically denied the right to vote, and that led to the passage of the Voting Rights Act. It ...

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  16. Afp Photo/Jewel SamadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Breitbart.com

    At a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing, Senator Jeff Sessions grilled EPA chief Gina McCarthy and left her unable to justify her money grab, showing that she could not explain whether climate change models were correct or not. SESSIONS: I think EPA this year should be flat spending, or at least no more than 2.5 percent increase, you're proposing a 6 percent increase.

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  17. 2015 Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage to AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Alabama Live

    Members of Congress including Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, and Alabama U.S. Representatives Martha Roby and Gary Palmer, pose on the steps of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church with U.S. Reps Nancy Pelosi, John Lewis, Steny Hoyer and others during the Faith & Politics Institute 2015 Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage to Alabama Friday, March 6, 2015. The pilgrimage takes bipartisan U.S. House and Senate members to visit historic Civil Rights Movement sites in Alabama.

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  18. Jeb Bush Fails CPAC, Can't Even Stack Straw Poll SuccessfullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Breitbart.com

    ... from pretty much everyone across the Republican Party, ranging from MSNBC host Joe Scarborough to Sen. Jeff Sessions. Scarborough told Breitbart News in an interview at CPAC that the GOP nominee in 2016 needs to be a conservative and be able to turn ...

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  19. Costing Americans? Student aid for illegal immigrants stirs debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Fox News

    ... comes at the expense of the college dreams of young Americans," Stephen Miller, spokesman for Alabama GOP Sen. Jeff Sessions, chairman of the Senate subcommittee on immigration and the national interest, told FoxNews.com on Saturday. Steven ...

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  20. Did Jeb Bush cheat and tried to rig the CPAC Straw Poll?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Examiner.com

    ... hired help, Bush became the laughing stock of the conservative community. MSNBC host Joe Scarborough and Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama both spoke to Breibart News telling the Conservative news source that without conservative support he has no ...

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