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Jeff Sessions to announce run for Senate

Nov 06, 2019 - CNN

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions will announce Thursday a campaign for his old US Senate seat, according to a GOP official familiar with the plan, a decision that could roil the Republican primary and provide the ultimate test of President Donald Trump's sway over his supporters.

"He wants to return to the Senate," the Republican official told CNN, speaking on condition of anonymity.

Sessions, a conservative budget hawk and immigration hardliner, held the seat for 20 years befor...