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Pittsburghers protest Sessions firing, Trump-Russia claims

A protester stands outside City-County Building holding an American flag behind a sign that reads, “This is not normal.”

By Dylan Giacobbe, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

Pittsburghers came together on Thursday night to protest Trump’s recent firing of former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the immediate promotion of lawyer Matthew Whitaker to the Attorney General position.

Editorial: Sessions’ resignation could curb Russia investigation

Attorney General Jeff Sessions looks on during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room at the White House on Oct. 17.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 8, 2018

Wednesday's events showed a president who feels trapped by an FBI investigation that is slowly drawing to a close and a Democratic majority in the House of Representatives.

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