Trump Humiliated Jeff Sessions After Mueller Appointment

President Trump’s dressing down of his attorney general at a meeting in May was the beginning of a tumultuous summer for the two men.

A Sheriff’s Bind: Cross the White House, or the Courts

By CAITLIN DICKERSON September 13, 2017 The Trump administration and the sheriff in Portland, Ore., agree on this much: The crimes were hideous and preventable. But they are fiercely blaming each other for allowing them to happen. The case has stirred up a...

Trump Chooses Sessions, Longtime Foe of DACA, to Announce Its Demise

The president has expressed conflicting emotions about those who were brought to the country as children, but Attorney General Jeff Sessions expressed no such qualms.

What ‘Dreamers’ Gained From DACA, and Stand to Lose

As President Trump moves to end the Obama-era program that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation, listen to a few of the 800,000 affected by the program.

How a Crackdown on Leaks Threatens Confidential Sources

It seems all but certain that the Justice Department will try to chip away at the guidelines that limit when federal prosecutors can serve subpoenas on the news media.

Trump Reverses Restrictions on Military Hardware for Police

President Trump rolled back Obama-era rules that limited the transfer of surplus military equipment to local police departments.