25 Jul 2017

Sessions’ future in doubt as Trump turns on him

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

“You’re probably right.” That’s the answer Donald Trump’s new communications chief gave when asked whether the President wants his Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign. Such is the precariousness of Mr Sessions’ position tonight, with his boss tweeting about how weak he is. The White House dysfunction is distracting lawmakers from another crucial issue – the Senate is determining the future of America’s healthcare system.