Alabama's Two U.S. Senators Vote to Reverse Part Of Patriot Act - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Alabama's Two U.S. Senators Vote to Reverse Part Of Patriot Act

Alabama's two U.S. Senators, Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby joined the majority to reverse a provision in the Patriot Act.

This vote concerns the Bush Administration's firing of 8 U.S. Prosecutors.

Shelby and Sessions took the Democrat's side, and voted to end the administration's ability to fill U.S. Attorney vacancies with White House loyalists.

The House has not considered the bill.

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