|United States Senator
January 3, 1997
Serving with Richard Shelby
|Preceded by||Howell Heflin|
|44th Attorney General of Alabama|
January 16, 1995 – January 3, 1997
|Preceded by||Jimmy Evans|
|Succeeded by||Bill Pryor|
|United States Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama|
|Appointed by||Ronald Reagan|
|Preceded by||William Kimbrough, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Don Foster|
|Born||Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III
December 24, 1946
Selma, Alabama, U.S.
|Alma mater||Huntingdon College (BA)
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (JD)
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1973–1977|
|Unit||1184th United States Army Transportation Terminal Unit
United States Army Reserve
Jefferson Beauregard "Jeff" Sessions III (born December 24, 1946 in Selma, Alabama, United States) is a United States Senator from Alabama and the designate Attorney General of the United States as of 2016 after being nominated by President-elect Donald Trump.
References[change | change source]
- "Donald Trump Selects Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General". The New York Times. November 18, 2016. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/19/us/politics/jeff-sessions-donald-trump-attorney-general.html?_r=0. Retrieved November 18, 2016.