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Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala.

Senator (4th term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: assistant U.S. attorney, 1975-77; U.S. attorney for Southern Ala., 1981-93; Ala. attorney general, 1995-97
Born: December 24, 1946; Hybart, Ala.
Residence: Mobile
Religion: Methodist
Family: Wife, Mary Sessions; three children
Education: Huntingdon College, B.A. 1969; U. of Alabama, J.D. 1973
Elected: 1996
Committee Assignments: Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry; Armed Services (Airland; Seapower; Strategic Forces - Chairman); Budget; Energy & Natural Resources; Environment & Public Works (Clean Air & Nuclear Safety; Fisheries, Wildlife & Water; Transportation & Infrastructure)
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Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 9th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 114,459 followers
State Clout: Alabama is 17th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


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