While You Weren’t Looking: 5 stories from the Trump administration that aren’t an anonymous op-ed

From the new National Security Council appointee who believes carbon is actually good to Jeff Sessions' threat to Silicon Valley, here are the stories you may have missed this week.

Stop peddling the black-on-black crime myth. These DOJ stats prove it’s not a thing.

Conservatives can stop talking about black-on-black crimes — it's been declining steadily over the last 20 years.

Sen. Cory Booker wants to take marijuana off the federal controlled substance list

Booker's Marijuana Justice Act would decriminalize pot at the federal level.

Senate Republicans have had enough of Trump’s attacks on Sessions — and are speaking out about it

Sen. Lindsey Graham said there would be "holy hell to pay" if Trump fires Sessions.

Here is a timeline of Donald Trump’s relationship with Jeff Sessions

Trump continued his Twitter attacks on Sessions Wednesday — reportedly while the embattled attorney general was in the White House.

Rep. Mo Brooks uses audio from Congressional Baseball Game shooting in political ad

A spokesman for Rep. Steve Scalise — who was critically wounded in the shooting — said the ad is inappropriate.

Jeff Sessions: “I plan to continue” as attorney general

Sessions said he has no intention to resign, despite President Donald Trump's frustrations with him.

Report: Jeff Sessions-led DOJ increasingly frustrates Donald Trump

Sessions is not on the president's good side, according to the 'New York Times'.

Jeff Sessions' new criminal charging policy asks for more severe penalties

Expect harsher sentences in the future.


Attorney General Jeff Sessions to double down on prosecuting drug crimes

Sessions seems ready to deliver on his promised "tough-on-crime" approach.

Jeff Sessions will recuse himself from Trump-Russia investigations amid scandal

He denied he lied during his confirmation hearing.

Here are all the Republicans and Dems who have called for Sessions' resignation or recusal

Jeff Sessions is in hot water on Capitol Hill.

Watch Sessions talk about the need to rebut “serious allegations" of perjury

In 1999, Jeff Sessions didn't want pat denials. He wanted proof.

Jeff Sessions: Here's video of the attorney general denying contact with Russia

Jeff Sessions said under oath he never communicated with any Russians during the campaign. Turns out that's false.


5 notable facts about Jeff Sessions, Trump's pick for attorney general

He's an immigration hawk, a climate skeptic and no fan of legal weed.

Senate Republicans just censored Elizabeth Warren for quoting Coretta Scott King. Seriously.

She was trying to read a letter that MLK's wife had written about Jeff Sessions.

Watch sexual assault survivor Amita Swadhin testify against Jeff Sessions

Sessions defended Trump on sexual assault.

Trump team dredges up misleading claims of black voter fraud at Sessions' AG hearing

Sessions' involvement in prosecuting a 1984 voter fraud case came up during his confirmation hearings.

Sen. Al Franken tells moving story about addressing Somali, Muslim students in Minnesota

At Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing, Franken slams the Islamophobic rhetoric of Donald Trump.


In a 9-page letter in 1986, Coretta Scott King nailed what's wrong with Jeff Sessions

Sessions could "irreparably damage the work of my husband," King wrote.

Sen. Jeff Sessions says he will "respect" 'Roe v. Wade' during confirmation hearings

Sessions didn't deny his opposition to 'Roe v. Wade,' but he maintained, "It is the law of the land."

Donald Trump intends to trot out black people to defend Jeff Sessions at Senate hearings

Sen. Jeff Sessions has a documented racist history.

What to expect from the Jeff Sessions confirmation hearing for attorney general

The opposition to Sessions is fired up, but he's fighting back.

Rep. Luis Gutiérrez says Jeff Sessions has "nostalgia for the days when blacks kept quiet"

The Illinois congressman voiced strong disapproval of Sen. Jeff Sessions' attorney general nomination.