Some Republicans call for Sessions' recusal

Some Republicans call for Sessions' recusalAttorney General Jeff Sessions is facing mounting calls from Republican lawmakers to recuse himself from the Department of Justice’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election following a report he met twice with Russia’s ambassador to the United States while he was a U.S. senator and an adviser to then-candidate Donald Trump. Chaffetz, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee, was among the first to call for Sessions’ recusal. “Jeff Sessions is a former colleague and a friend,” Portman said Thursday.

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