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    Jeff Sessions confirmed as attorney general

    Jeff Sessions testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Source: AP Photo/Alex Brandon) (RNN) - The Senate has confirmed Sen. Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General. Sessions was confirmed by a vote of 52-47. He needed...

    Alabama AG Strange seeks to replace Sessions in Senate

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange says he will seek the U.S. Senate seat left open if incumbent Jeff Sessions is confirmed to be attorney general under president-elect Donald Trump. Gov. Robert Bentley would appoint Sessions' interim replacement until there's an election...

    ALGOP statement on Sen. Jeff Sessions’ nomination for U.S. attorney general

    Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama MONTGOMERY - On Friday morning, President-elect Donald Trump announced that U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama will serve in his cabinet as U.S. Attorney General. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement on the nomination: "The Alabama Republican Party is...

    Donald Trump elected president

    AP Photo/Julie Jacobson
    WASHINGTON (AP) - 2:29 a.m. Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States. The Republican nominee won Wednesday after capturing Wisconsin's 10 electoral votes, putting him over the 270 threshold. Voters eager to shake up the nation's political establishment picked the celebrity businessman to...