CBC Chair Slams Sessions Over Review Of Police Reforms
CBC chair slams Sessions over review of police reforms
The chair of the Congressional Black Caucus is blasting Attorney General Jeff Sessions after he ordered the Justice Department to review police reform activities, including consent decrees.
“As you may recall, we opposed your nomination to serve as attorney general because, over more than three decades of public service, you have developed a questionable record on issues of justice, equality and civil rights,” Rep. Cedric Richmond wrote in a letter Wednesday to Sessions. “It is clear by your recent actions that our opposition was well founded, as you have demonstrated a complete disregard for your responsibility to protect the rights …