Trump swaps baseball boos for cheers at Louisiana-Alabama football game

Jeff Sessions wearing a suit and tie

Sessions enters a crowded GOP primary that includes former Auburn University football coach Tommy Tuberville and Rep. Bradley Byrne, Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill and others.

No. 2 LSU beat No. 3 Alabama 46-41 on Saturday in a matchup that had been hyped as the "Game of the Century".

Presidents have long used sporting events to woo support, but they also give fans a chance to express their own political leanings.

First Lady Melania and lawmakers from Alabama and Louisiana accompanied Trump.

The warm reception was a stark contrast to the jeers Mr Trump received as he attended a World Series baseball game between the Nationals and the Houston Astros in Washington. Over the past few months, House Democrats have consolidated findings from those probes to formalize an impeachment inquiry against Trump.

"Regardless of your political views, that's pretty cool, having the president at the game", said LSU quarterback Joe Burrow.

The messages to University of Alabama students about "disruptive behavior" came a week after Trump was booed by some attendees at the Ultimate Fighting Championship in New York City.

A controversy arose in the days prior to the football game, after Trump revealed that he would be attending Saturday's match up.

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions is officially running for his old Senate seat in Alabama and is not shying away from addressing his strained relationship with President Trump. In one appearance, an October 1 speech, Sessions said he still supports Trump, showing admiration for Trump's effort on trade, immigration, and foreign policy.

When Carlson pressed him about how his recusal from the Russian Federation probe during his tenure as attorney general made Trump furious, Sessions denied regretting the decision because he did what he "had to do under the rules and the Department of Justice". Clay Higgins, Mike Johnson, Ralph Abraham and Garret Graves as well as Alabama Republican Reps. Clay Higgins, Mike Johnson, Ralph Abraham and Garret Graves; Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama, signed on in support of Sessions in an "open letter to conservatives" about Sessions' candidacy. The day had been going mostly smoothly, Kennedy said, with some people yelling, "Trump 2020" as they passed while others posed for selfies with the balloon.

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