How is US Attorney General Jeff Sessions reshaping the Department of Justice and national policies?
In a matter of months, Sessions has made his mark. He has pulled the DOJ back from investigating police abuses and out of a lawsuit challenging a strict voter ID law in Texas. He has directed federal prosecutors to charge defendants, including drug offenders and undocumented immigrants, with the most serious crime, bearing the harshest penalties.
Karen Greenberg, director of the Center on National Security and author of Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State and The Least Worst Place: Guantanamo’s First 100 Days
Matt Zapotosky, reporter covering the Justice Department for the Washington Post's National Security team
Washington Post: Matt Zapotosky