Al Franken

Sessions recuses but won't admit his mistake

Sessions recuses but won't admit his mistake

Let's keep this simple: U.S. Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III misrepresented, under oath, his contact with Russian officials during the campaign. No amount of tortured reasoning, no explanation about what "hat" he was wearing when those meetings took place, whether as a United States Senator or surrogate for Donald Trump, no grasping for broader context or how many foreign officials he met with last year changes that. He met with the Russian ambassador at least twice in 2016, including a private meeting in his office in September after, as The Washington Post first pointed out, claiming he'd had no such contact during his confirmation hearings.

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