Booker, N.J. House Dems: Sessions Should Resign
Booker, N.J. House Dems: Sessions should resign
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, who upended tradition and testified against a colleague when Jeff Sessions was nominated to be U.S. attorney general, called on the nation’s chief law enforcement officer to resign following reports that he did not reveal contacts with the Russian ambassador during the presidential campaign.
Booker (D-N.J.) was joined by all seven of the state’s House Democrats in seeking the resignation of Sessions, who during those confirmation hearings said he hadn’t talked to any Russian official.
“Mr. Sessions has irrevocably eroded confidence in his ability to continue serving as an impartial enforcer …