Politics on Medium
The last few weeks — give or take
1. Senator Cory Booker shares his norm-breaking testimony against the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for Attorney General. Senator Amy Klobuchar also expresses her opposition to Sessions. The Transition Team for President-elect Trump paints a different picture of Senator Sessions’ background and qualifications.
3. President Barack Obama publishes a final letter to his fellow Americans along with his final public speech as the 44th President of the United States. Michelle Obama publishes her final remarks as well.
4. Vice President Biden shares his final email to The White House staff, reflecting on the last 8 years and an exchange he and his 91-year-old mother shared with President Obama in Chicago.
8. Kamala Harris anticipates her new role as a Senator from California, while reflecting on the time she spent as Attorney General of the golden state.
10. Senator Chuck Schumer recommits, as leader of the Senate Democrats, to “fight bigotry in North Carolina and across the country.”