Sessions’ Southern charm is a welcome break from the usual culture of venom on Capitol Hill, and a boon to his confirmation prospects.
Democrats Face Uphill Battle Blocking Jeff Sessions
Democrats are unlikely to impede confirmation of Sen. Jeff Sessions as attorney general, even if this week’s confirmation hearings are heavily antagonistic. Sessions will appear before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary for several days beginning Tuesday. While committee Democrats may succeed in landing political wins against the Alabama senator, none are likely to significantly obstruct…
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