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Frosh, 5 other AGs urge Senate to reject Sessions' U.S. attorney general nomination

Frosh, 5 other AGs urge Senate to reject Sessions' U.S. attorney general nomination

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh is leading a coalition of Democratic attorneys general from six states urging the Senate to reject President-elect Donald J. Trump's nominee to head the Department of Justice.

In a letter to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and ranking member Dianne Feinstein, the attorneys general of Maryland, New York, Massachusetts and other states said Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama has "stood for policies antithetical to this core mission of the Justice Department," and called him "unqualified" to be U.S. Attorney General.

Frosh said he felt compelled to speak out.

"I didn't want to look back on...

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