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Jeff Sessions III's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

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 Blackshear; 3 Children: Mary, Ruth, Sam
Birth Date: 12/24/1946
Birth Place: Selma, AL
Home City: Mobile, AL
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Judiciary
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014--Continued
Oct. 31, 2013 Executive Session
July 16, 2012 Letter to Chief Judge Kozinski
June 28, 2012 Sessions Comments on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling; Calls for Law's Repeal
June 7, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 21, 2012 Grassley, Sessions Express Concern Over Cost of 9th Circuit Judicial Conference in Maui
March 9, 2012 Sessions Comments on Exchange with Defense Secy and Claim that 'International Permission' Provides 'Legal Basis' for US Military
Oct. 13, 2011 Executive Session
June 16, 2011 Sessions Comments on Fair Arbitration Act
June 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama
May 19, 2011 Executive Session
Dec. 21, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 16, 2010 Porteous Impeachment
Dec. 7, 2010 Democrat Leaders Continue Push for Mass Amnesty
Nov. 29, 2010 Obama-Reid Amnesty Plan Back On Senate Calendar For Lame-duck Session
Sept. 23, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Judicial Nominations
Sept. 22, 2010 Judicial Nominations
Sept. 16, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011--Motion to Proceed
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr. United States Attorney General
Aug. 5, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 4, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 3, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 2, 2010 Letter to Members of the Senate
July 28, 2010 Small Business Lending Act of 2010
July 19, 2010 Small Business Lending Fund Act of 2010--Resumed
July 14, 2010 Kagan Nomination
July 13, 2010 Letter To Elena Kagan, Solicitor General, U.S. Department Of Justice
June 29, 2010 FOX "Glenn Beck" - Transcript
June 28, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Confirmation of Elena Kagan
June 28, 2010 CNN "American Morning" - Transcript
June 27, 2010 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
June 21, 2010 Nomination Elena Kagan
June 18, 2010 Sessions Reacts to Latest Document Release, "Troubling Pattern' in Kagan's Record
June 11, 2010 Sessions Expresses Concerns over Withheld Documents, Kagan's Record
June 4, 2010 Sessions Comments on Preliminary Batch of Kagan Docs from Clinton Library
June 4, 2010 Sessions Responds to Unearthed Kagan Memos from Time as SCOTUS Clerk
May 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Eric H. Holder Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department Of Justice
May 19, 2010 Letter to Ms. Terri Garner Director William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum
May 19, 2010 Sessions Responds to Scheduled Hearing Date for SG Elena Kagan
May 19, 2010 Sessions Responds to Scheduled Hearing Date for SG Elena Kagan
May 10, 2010 Sessions Comments on the Nomination of Elena Kagan To Be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
April 22, 2010 Financial Regulatory Reform
April 21, 2010 Thomas I. Vanaskie to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit
April 21, 2010 McConnell, Sessions Issue Joint Statement after Meeting with President Obama to Discuss Supreme Court
April 20, 2010 Executive Session
April 16, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee: Hearing of Goodwin Liu Nominee to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
April 16, 2010 Sessions: Goodwin Liu's "Unconvincing' Testimony
April 9, 2010 Sessions Comments on Retirement of Justice Stevens
April 8, 2010 Sessions on 9th Circuit Nominee Goodwin Liu: "Republicans Will Continue Pressing for a New Hearing Date'
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