Heres where to find Jeff Sessions protests tonight in St. Petersburg, Tampa

Here\s where to find Jeff Sessions protests tonight in St. Petersburg, Tampa
Coward Lindsey Graham Called Out For Empty Vow To Unleash Holy Hell On Trump
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump is considering former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi to replace fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions, sources familiar with the matter said.

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) once vowed that there would be holy hell to pay if President Donald Trump ever fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions. 

Yet when Sessions got the boot on Wednesday ― his letter said he resigned at the presidents request ― Graham offered a different message. 

Video: Rudy Giuliani, Chris Christie, Pam Bondi reportedly considered for AG

I look forward to working with President Trump to find a confirmable, worthy successor so that we can start a new chapter at the Department of Justice and deal with both the opportunities and challenges our nation faces, he said in a statement online.  

Graham also praised Sessions, saying he had served our nation well and honorably and dedicated his whole life to conservatism and upholding the Rule of Law. 

Muellers grand jury, for instance, has heard testimony for months about Trump confidant Roger Stone and what advance knowledge he may have had about Russian hacking of Democratic emails. Muellers team has also been pressing for an interview with Trump. And the department is expected at some point to receive a confidential report of Muellers findings, though its unclear how much will be public.

Lindsay Graham: "Any effort to go after Mueller could be the beginning of the end of the Trump presidency." pic.twitter.com/CZGyL8i3D5

The answer that I gave a year ago was directed directly at the president that I honestly didnt have time to consider anything else. It was also somewhat of a defense of Sessions, Grassley told the Washington Examiner earlier in October. Now, Im kind of nonchalant about defending Sessions. I like him very much personally, and I want him to be a good attorney general, but the presidents got a right to have somebody in there he wanted.

The president is entitled to an attorney general he has faith in, he said. And I think there will come a time, sooner rather than later, where it will be time to have a new face and a fresh voice at the Department of Justice. 

There have been rumors that Graham was being considered for the attorney general job. Last month, he claimed Trump jokingly asked if he wanted it. Graham told CNN that he rejected the overture. 

As Trump did on Wednesday. Sessions has, at least temporarily, been replaced by an acting attorney general who appears to take a dim view of the Robert Mueller Russia investigation, which he will now oversee. If that is not a shot across the bow to Jerrold Nadler, Elijah Cummings, Adam Schiff, and all the incoming Democratic committee chairmen who will investigate and otherwise bedevil him, then it is difficult to imagine what would be.

'If Jeff Sessions is fired, there will be holy hell to pay.' — Lindsey Graham in 2017@LindseyGrahamSC could you explain this, sycophant?#coward #ProtectMueller #flipflops

The House Freedom Caucus hand has been strengthened, along with the power of Trumps loyalists in the Senate. Many Democrats in Congress will either owe their seats to the Resistance or will want to run against Trump in 2020 (or both). After the midterm elections came and went with no October surprise, rumors are once again swirling around the Mueller probe. Things are going to get ugly fast.

Me, waiting for @LindseyGrahamSC to do literally anything after saying: "If Sessions is fired, there will be holy hell to pay", in July 2017 pic.twitter.com/EFYHOjZgB5

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