President Donald Trump (left) stands next to Attorney General Jeff Sessions (right) as he spoke following his swearing-in in 2017. Image via AFP-Jiji.
Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he's replacing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who according to ABC resigned at his behest.
....We thank Attorney General Jeff Sessions for his service, and wish him well! A permanent replacement will be nominated at a later date.— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1541619852.0
Sessions: "Dear Mr. President, At your request, I am submitting my resignation." https://t.co/DwRXh5joPF— erica orden (@erica orden) 1541620032.0