Trump had repeatedly attacked the veteran FBI official
Officials familiar with the process say the FBI's Office of Professional Responsibility, or OPR, has recommended the firing of former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who is still on the federal payroll.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions urged federal prosecutors Monday to bring criminal charges against people who falsely claim they're legally entitled to buy a gun, one of a series of steps the Justice Department is taking to help improve school safety.
When Attorney General Jeff Sessions appears Thursday at the White House Opioids Summit, skeptics are likely to hit him with one question.
President Donald Trump is continuing to attack Attorney General Jeff Sessions. He says Sessions isn't doing enough to investigate whether the FBI abused surveillance powers in the Russia probe. Sessions has said the Justice Department's inspector general will evaluate whether prosecutors and agents abused surveillance powers in obtaining a warrant to monitor the communications of a Trump associate. Trump tweeted Wednesday that it's "disgraceful" Sessions isn't using Justice Department lawyers.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions called sheriffs a "critical part" of the "Anglo-American heritage of law enforcement" during a speech Monday.