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Old 04-20-2018, 09:22 PM  
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Jeff Sessions is a superstar

Sessions continues to be the highest performing member of the Trump administration, even in the face of significant buffeting from above.

Not only has he initiated key reforms of the DOJ from the ravages and politicization of the Obama years, he also had the courage to do the right thing and recuse himself from the Russia probe, stood up to his boss when he tried to bully him into leaving, and now is doing what he can to try to protect its independence.

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WASHINGTON – Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently told the White House he might have to leave his job if President Donald Trump fired his deputy, Rod Rosenstein, who oversees the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, according to people familiar with the exchange.

Sessions made his position known in a phone call to White House counsel Donald McGahn last weekend, as Trump’s fury at Rosenstein peaked after the deputy attorney general approved the FBI’s raid April 9 on the president’s personal attorney Michael Cohen.

Sessions’s message to the White House, which has not previously been reported, underscores the political firestorm that Trump would invite should he attempt to remove the deputy attorney general. While Trump also has railed against Sessions at times, the protest resignation of an attorney general – which would be likely to incite other departures within the administration – would create a moment of profound crisis for the White House.

In the phone call with McGahn, Sessions wanted details of a meeting Trump and Rosenstein held at the White House on April 12, according to a person with knowledge of the call. Sessions expressed relief to learn that their meeting was largely cordial. Sessions said he would have had to consider leaving as the attorney general had Trump ousted Rosenstein, this person said.

Another person familiar with the exchange said Sessions did not intend to threaten the White House but rather wanted to convey the untenable position that Rosenstein’s firing would put him in.

A Justice Department spokesperson declined to comment.

Rosenstein’s status remains uncertain, but the pressure he is facing seemed to subside after last week.

Last summer, when it appeared Trump was going to fire Sessions or pressure him to resign, Republican lawmakers and conservative advocacy groups rallied to Sessions’s side and warned the president not to move against him.

Trump had told senior officials last week that he was considering firing Rosenstein, who was confirmed by the Senate with overwhelming bipartisan support last year. Since then, alumni of the Justice Department have rallied to Rosenstein’s defense.

As of Friday afternoon, more than 800 former Justice Department employees had signed an open letter calling on Congress to “swiftly and forcefully respond to protect the founding principles of our Republic and the rule of law” if Trump were to fire the deputy attorney general, special counsel Robert Mueller or other senior Justice Department officials. The group MoveOn.org has sought to organize nationwide protests if such an event were to occur.

Rosenstein, on behalf of the Justice Department, is set to argue a sentencing case, Chavez-Meza v. United States, before the Supreme Court on Monday. Appearing before the high court has long been a professional goal, people close to Rosenstein say.

A senior administration official said Sessions does not like the way Rosenstein has been treated by the president and had expressed such concerns for months. He has regularly sought guidance from the White House about Rosenstein’s standing with the president and asked about his interactions with Trump, this official said.

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https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/04/...departure-too/
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Old 04-21-2018, 08:04 AM   #31
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Old 04-21-2018, 08:55 AM   #32
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Yes, he could have. That would be the thing a non-principled guy would do.
Yeah, that's it... Anytime something would be "hard", or he'd have to defend his boss, he opts out of the fight and calls it "principle".

If he doesn't like Trump because Trump's a fighter, that's fine, but quit. And if he won't quit, and Trump has to be the adult in the room and fire him because he's a coward (using "principle" as an excuse), he should whine.

And nothing is stopping him from firing Rosenstein beside him being a pussy and being afraid of any sized fight.
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Old 04-21-2018, 08:56 AM   #33
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He made my pot stock go down. I don't like him!
He's helping to ruin America, minimally he's not helping to fix the eight years of Obama tyranny, and he should commit suicide!
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Old 04-21-2018, 08:59 AM   #34
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Yeah, that's it... Anytime something would be "hard", or he'd have to defend his boss, he opts out of the fight and calls it "principle".

If he doesn't like Trump because Trump's a fighter, that's fine, but quit. And if he won't quit, and Trump has to be the adult in the room and fire him because he's a coward (using "principle" as an excuse), he should whine.

And nothing is stopping him from firing Rosenstein beside him being a pussy and being afraid of any sized fight.
You should lighten up on the glue sniffing.

I'm not sure Trump is ever the adult in the room.
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Old 04-21-2018, 09:04 AM   #35
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You should lighten up on the glue sniffing.

I'm not sure Trump is ever the adult in the room.
Oh stop, he got elected POTUS man! And when you have an AG who won't actively and forcefully engage in fights to find truths, all while he's refusing to stop others going on witch hunts, somebody has to be adult enough to remove him so somebody else can be put in place who will engage.

Sessions is a foam toy sword in a gun fight. A RINO and a truly embarrassing American.
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Old 04-21-2018, 09:07 AM   #36
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Oh stop, he got elected POTUS man! And when you have an AG who won't actively and forcefully engage in fights to find truths, all while he's refusing to stop others going on witch hunts, somebody has to be adult enough to remove him so somebody else can be put in place who will engage.

Sessions is a foam toy sword in a gun fight. A RINO and a truly embarrassing American.
You're our answer to the nutballs on the left. It's embarrassing.
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Old 04-21-2018, 09:11 AM   #37
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Sessions is an honest honorable man. That in itself triggers a lot of people.
Sessions looks compromised to me.
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Because he didn't have to recuse himself, he chose to because he's a pussy and living in the past. He could have been a real man and told them to "****-off, he's not recusing himself, and they can expect the fight of their life"!
Since Russia-gate started early enough, when Trump selected him for AG Sessions should have told Trump he would have to recuse himself THEN. Trump said that, and I agree with him on that.
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"Recusal is not an admission of any wrongdoing,” Sessions explained. “It’s simply that whether or not you can be perceived as fairly deciding a case or evaluating a case. And so I committed to doing that after I became attorney general, and I’ve only been there three weeks. We met with professional staff, ethics people, to discuss this issue and we had a full meeting a week or so again. We planned to have a meeting today, it was on our schedule to make a final decision about whether or not I should recuse myself. And the reason I believe that I should recuse myself is because I was involved in the campaign to a degree I think it would have been perceived is that I wouldn’t be objective in participating in an investigation that might involve the campaign..."
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Because he didn't have to recuse himself, he chose to because he's a pussy and living in the past. He could have been a real man and told them to "****-off, he's not recusing himself, and they can expect the fight of their life"!

He's like the soldier who can't join the fire fight claiming he doesn't have perfect military creases in his uniform and he doesn't want to look bad to the enemy and get his boots dirty. But we all know it's because he's really just a coward.

I'd love to be wrong, but so far he's done nothing to help the country or the party. He's drawing a paycheck AND getting in the way of progress.

I hope he expires.
The fact that Sessions being a man of principles is precisely what makes Trump supporters wish death on him tells you all you need to know about the shambling Trump 'movement'
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You're our answer to the nutballs on the left. It's embarrassing.
I would say he's every bit as embarrassing to conservatives as Loon or Lone are to liberals, but he carries no brief for anyone but Trump, so there's no need for conservatives to be embarrassed by him
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Watching the GOPe cuck (Patteu) and the irrational NeverTrumper (Eleazar) celebrating a guy who's first action in his position was the monumental screw up which has led to a shadow being cast over his president's first term, and calling him a superstar, is pure comedy gold.
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Sessions looks compromised to me.

That speaks volumes on behalf of the AG
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Watching the GOPe cuck (Patteu) and the irrational NeverTrumper (Eleazar) celebrating a guy who's first action in his position was the monumental screw up which has led to a shadow being cast over his president's first term, and calling him a superstar, is pure comedy gold.
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