GOP Group Pressures Senate Democrats For Swift Sessions Confirmation

GOP Group Pressures Senate Democrats For Swift Sessions Confirmation

A top GOP group is pressuring Senate Democrats to give Sen. Jeff Sessions a timely confirmation process just as they did for both Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch during President Obama’s two terms in office.

America Rising Squared, a top GOP advocacy group, released an ad┬áMonday featuring prominent Senate Democrats, including Sens. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, and Tim Kaine of Virginia, backing the need for swift confirmations because of the importance of the Justice Department. The ad, titled “Justice Delayed is Justice Denied,” will be geotargeted on Capitol Hill on Monday ahead of Sessions’ Tuesday hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

January 9, 2017

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