Jeff Sessions, U.S. attorney general, right, listens during a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, not pictured, and local and state officials on school safety at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Trump called for paying bonuses to teachers who carry guns in the classroom, embracing a controversial proposal to curb school shootings hours after offering a full-throated endorsement of the National Rifle Association. Photographer: Chris Kleponis/Pool via Bloomberg
Wednesday on Capitol Hill at the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) asked, “Do you agree with me that he is doing a good job?” Session said, “He works every day to do the job that he is called upon to do, that got dropped in his lap.” Graham asked, “Do you have confidence in him?” Sessions replied, “I do have confidence in him.” Graham added, “I do too.” Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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