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Jeff Sessions swayed Trump on transgender bathroom policy, analyst says

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MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki tells TODAY that the Trump administration’s reversal of Obama-era policy on usage of public bathrooms by transgender students has to do with Trump’s attorney general, Jeff Sessions, who he says has sway with the president. “If you are pleasing Jeff Sessions, you are pleasing the conservative base,” Kornacki explains.