Jefferson Beauregard Sessions

Very radical, indeed

In seven years we’ll have the highest percentage of Americans, non-native born, since the founding of the Republic. Some people think we’ve always had these numbers, and it’s not so, it’s very unusual, it’s a radical change. When the numbers reached about this high in 1924, the president and congress changed the policy, and it slowed down immigration significantly, we then assimilated through the 1965 and created really the solid middle class of America, with assimilated immigrants, and it was good for America. We passed a law that went far beyond what anybody realized in 1965, and we’re on a path to surge far past what the situation was in 1924.

– Republican Senator Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, III, 2015, harkening back to a time when the US Congress had a Chief Eugenicist on the payroll

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Jefferson Beauregard Sessions

It’s Hawaii… A State

We are confident that the president will prevail on appeal and particularly in the Supreme Court, if not the Ninth Circuit. So this is a huge matter. I really am amazed that a judge sitting on an island in the Pacific can issue an order that stops the president of the United States from what appears to be clearly his statutory and Constitutional power.

– Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, III, April 20, 2017, seemingly to forget how the American judicial system works

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Jefferson Beauregard Sessions

I Reject the Facts

I realize this may be an unfashionable belief in a time of growing tolerance of drug use, but too many lives are at stake to worry about being fashionable: I reject the idea that America will be a better place if marijuana is sold in every corner store.

– Republican Attorney General and Private Prison Profiteer Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, III, March, 2017

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Jefferson Beauregard Sessions

Real Violence

I believe it’s an unhealthy practice, and current levels of THC in marijuana are very high compared to what they were a few years ago, and we’re seeing real violence around that. Experts are telling me there’s more violence around marijuana than one would think and there’s big money involved.

– Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, III, February 28, 2017

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Jefferson Beauregard Sessions

Secularists are Unfit

Ultimately, freedom of speech is about ascertaining the truth. And if you don’t believe there’s a truth, you don’t believe in truth, if you’re an utter secularist, then how do we operate this government? How can we form a democracy of the kind I think you and I believe in… I do believe that we are a nation that, without God, there is no truth, and it’s all about power, ideology, advancement, agenda, not doing the public service.

– Potential Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, November 14, 2014

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