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CLIP: Attorney General Nomination Hearing


AIR DATE: Thursday, January 29, 2015
OVERVIEW:

Todd Ruger previewed the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for U.S. attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch.
 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:
 

  • Attorney General Confirmation Hearings (Video - 7 min)
    Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talked about the latest developments in the confirmation hearings for Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general.
     
  • Attorney General Nomination Hearing, Day 1, Part 1
    Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for the position. Among the topics she addressed were immigration, National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs, tensions between local law enforcement and communities, and the type of relationship she hopes to have with Congress.
     
  • Attorney General Nomination Hearing, Day 1, Part 2
    Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for the position. 
     

PEOPLE IN THIS VIDEO:
 

  • Todd Ruger
    CQ Roll Call
    Staff Writer
KEYWORDS: Attorney General, Confirmation Hearing, Senate Judiciary Committee, Checks and Balances, Congressional Committees, Justice Department, Cabinet