Jeff Sessions Fends Off Senators Pressing Him on Russia and Trump

Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered an indignant defense on Tuesday against what he called “an appalling and detestable lie” that he may  have colluded with the Russian effort to interfere in the 2016 election, showcasing his loyalty to President Trump in an often contentious Senate hearing but declining to answer central questions about his or the president’s conduct.

Publisher: NYTimes | Author: Matt Flegenheimer

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congressional hearing, jeff sessions, russia, treason, and trump cabinet
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2017-06-14 (Modified: 2017-06-14)

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