Jeff Sessions

Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III is an American politician and lawyer who served as the 84th United States Attorney General from 2017 to 2018, before being fired by President Donald Trump. A Republican, Sessions previously served as United States Senator from Alabama from 1997 to 2017, resigning the position in order to serve in the Trump administration. Wikipedia*

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Jeff Sessions has 1,760 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Forum as an Attorney General for Alabama. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 168 videos as a Republican Senator for Alabama. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 10,217 views per program. Most appearances with Donald J. Trump (16), Orrin Hatch (14), Mitch McConnell (14). Most common tags: Immigration, Federal Budget, Department of Justice.

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Attorney General, Department of Justice February 9, 2017 - November 7, 2018 Videos: 71 U.S. Senator, R-AL View Map November 5, 1996 - February 8, 2017 Videos: 1,684 Attorney General, Alabama
January 16, 1995 - January 3, 1997 Videos: 5

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