Geoff Bennett

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Jeff Sessions was grilled this morning by Democrats on the  Senate Judiciary Committee . Alabama's Republican Senator is Donald Trump's nominee to be US Attorney General.

Trump's AG pick is grilled

Jeff Sessions was grilled this morning by Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee . Alabama's Republican Senator is Donald Trump's nominee to be US Attorney General.

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Last night,  Michelle Obama electrified the delegates  with an appeal for unity behind Hillary Clinton and pointed criticism of Donald Trump.

Democratic Unity: A Reality or a Dream?

Last night, Michelle Obama electrified the delegates with an appeal for unity behind Hillary Clinton and pointed criticism of Donald Trump.

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