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FLASHBACK: Booker: “Honored” to Work With Sessions on Civil Rights


Sen Cory Booker (D-NJ) announced he will oppose the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions to Attorney General, based on his civil right record. Booker told MSNBC’s Chris Hayes, “[Jeff Sessions] has a posture and a positioning that I think represent a real danger to our country.”

Booker is even going further than that this week. He will testify against Sessions at the Senate Judiciary Committee’s confirmation hearing on Wednesday.

What a difference a year makes.

In February 2016, the United States Congress held a ceremony honoring 1965 Voting Rights Marches Foot Soldiers with the Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony…

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