The Corner

Sessions ‘Deeply Concerned’ Over Holder Oversight

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.), the senior Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee, released the following statement on the news of Attorney General Eric Holder’s non-disclosure:

“I am deeply concerned by Attorney General Holder’s failure to disclose to the Judiciary Committee his third-party brief in support of Jose Padilla’s Supreme Court case.  Not only was the Attorney General required to provide the brief as part of his confirmation but the opinions expressed in it go to the heart of his responsibilities in matters of national security.  This is an extremely serious matter and the Attorney general will have to address it.”

Daniel Foster — Daniel Foster is a former news editor of National Review Online.

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