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Jeff Sessions III's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Jefferson 'Jeff' Beauregard Sessions III
Office: U.S. Senate (AL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 3 Children: Mary, Ruth, Sam
Birth Date: 12/24/1946
Birth Place: Selma, AL
Home City: Mobile, AL
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
May 21, 2014 Nomination of Elisabeth Collins Cook to Be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs
July 17, 2013 Nomination of Thomas Edward Perez to be Secretary of Labor
May 9, 2013 Senate Unanimously Passes Gold Medal Bill to Honor the "Four Little Girls"
Jan. 17, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
July 28, 2010 Congress Passes Leahy-Sessions Free Speech Bill
Jan. 21, 2010 Increasing The Statutory Limit On The Public Debt--Continued
Jan. 20, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Securing America's Safety: Improving The Effectiveness Of Anti-Terrorism Tools And Inter-Agency Communication"
June 5, 2009 Fox News Channel Interview - Transcript
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Uniting American Families Act: Addressing Inequality in Federal Immigration Law
May 6, 2009 Fox News Channel "On the Record" - Transcript
Feb. 25, 2009 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009
Oct. 20, 2008 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Re: Action on Alleged ACORN Voter Registration Fraud
July 20, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorizaton and Amendments Act of 2006
June 7, 2006 Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2005 - Motion to Proceed
May 18, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 31, 2006 Statement of U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions on the death of Coretta Scott King
Dec. 17, 2005 Patriot Act
Dec. 16, 2005 USA Patriot and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005--Conference Report--Continued
Oct. 31, 2005 Rosa Parks
June 9, 2005 Executive Session--Continued
May 11, 2005 Senate Passes Resolution Honoring Tuskegee Airmen
June 11, 2003 Panel I of a Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Nomination of William Pryor Jr.
Jan. 10, 2003 Floor Statement - North Korea
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