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>> NAACP President, Cornell William Brooks, and other members of the civil rights group arrested Tuesday night after staging a more than six hour sit in at the office of Senator Jeff Sessions.>> I'm not if sure we have room for everybody.>> The group had crowded Sessions' Mobile, Alabama headquarters to protest his nomination as the next US Attorney General.
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Brooks tweeting after the arrest, these mugshots aren't pretty but they're pictures of NAACP determination.>> Senator Jeff Sessions.>> Sessions was the first US Senator to endorse Donald Trump's presidential bid and was one of the first people nominated to Trump's cabinet. The 70 year old brings a record of controversial positions on race, and has been a strong proponent of strict immigration enforcement and tough on crime laws.
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In 1986, Sessions became the second nominee in 50 years to be denied confirmation for a federal judgeship. After allegations he made racially charged remarks, including testimony that he had called an African American prosecutor, boy. Sessions has denied he is a racist, but the controversy is likely to remain a major issue at his next set of Senate confirmation hearings, scheduled to begin on January 10th.