At Trump’s Request Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns!
“At your request, I am submitting my resignation,” “honored to serve as Attorney General and have worked to implement the law enforcement agenda based on the rule of law that formed a central part of your campaign for the Presidency.” Jeff Sessions said on his letter of resignation.
Trump tweeted: "We are pleased to announce that Matthew G. Whitaker, Chief of Staff to Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the Department of Justice, will become our new Acting Attorney General of the United States. He will serve our Country well...We thank Attorney General Jeff Sessions for his service, and wish him well! A permanent replacement will be nominated at a later date."