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Ex-prosecutor Jeff Sessions won’t say forcibly grabbing a woman by the genitals is sexual assault

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Sen. Jeff Sessions, a Donald Trump supporter and longtime prosecuting attorney, said Sunday that he was unsure whether forcibly grabbing a woman’s genitals without gaining her consent was sexual assault.

Trump was caught on audio boasting in 2005 that he could kiss women or “grab them by the p*ssy,” and there was nothing they could do about it because he was a “star.”

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Sessions said after Sunday night’s debate that Trump used “improper language,” but he refused to characterize the Republican presidential nominee’s actions as sexual assault, reported The Weekly Standard.

“I don’t characterize that as sexual assault, I think that’s a stretch,” Sessions said. “I don’t know what he meant.”

The magazine again asked Sessions, who served as a U.S. from 1981 to 1993 and as Alabama’s attorney general from 1994 to 1996, whether grabbing a woman by the genitals was sexual assault.

“I don’t know,” Sessions said. “It’s not clear that he — how that would occur.”

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‘Morrison in the USA sucking up to Trump’: Aussies furious to see prime minister campaigning for Trump

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President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison appeared at a rally in Ohio Sunday, prompting Aussies to complain that it's unacceptable for their leader to be campaigning for Trump.

Trump invited himself to a Houston, Texas rally with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, where he tried to campaign for the U.S. president with Indian-American voters. Sadly, however, nearly 80 percent of Indian-American voters cast their ballots for Hillary Clinton in 2016.

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Republicans love the Constitution — until it applies to them: Conservative columnist

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Conservative Washington Post columnist Max Boot unleashed on President Donald Trump's latest scandal he's calling Ukraine-gate. But when it comes to Republicans, he called them outright complicit.

In his Sunday column, Boot noted that a mob boss doesn't have to overtly say “pay up, or we will destroy your store” to be guilty of extortion. In Trump's case, he tends to say things in a way that it is understood what he wants people to do, according to former "fixer" Michael Cohen.

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Hate for Trump sets new record of Americans who can’t stand a president

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A new poll shows a record number of Americans can't stand the president of the United States.

According to the most recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal public opinion poll, an astounding 69 percent of Americans don't like Trump personally.

During the early 2000s, President George W. Bush enjoyed the benefit of Americans finding him likable and wanting to "have a beer" with the sober leader. That measure of "likability" has been a kind of inspiration for political leaders searching for voters based not on issues but on personality.

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