Sen. Chuck Grassley tweeted last night that the agenda for the Judiciary Committee which he chairs for the remainder of 2017 does not include a new attorney general should President Trump decided to fire current Attorney General Jeff Sessions:

In other words:

Now, there’s the chance that President Trump could fire Sessions and hope to replace him with a recess appointment:

But Senate Dems have vowed to prevent that from happening using a variety of parliamentary techniques at their disposal:

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