Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday.
The former Alabama senator said he “never lied” when he said in previous hearings that he wasn’t aware of any contact between members of the Trump campaign and Russia.
Sessions’ testimony were his first public remarks since court documents showed he was aware of a young adviser’s desire to set up a meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions told the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that he “never lied” when he told lawmakers in previous hearings that he was not aware of any contact that occurred between members of President Donald Trump’s campaign team and Russia.
Sessions testified on Tuesday for the first time since newly unsealed court documents filed by special counsel Robert Mueller’s office showed that the former Alabama senator and Trump campaign surrogate was aware of a young campaign adviser’s desire to set up a meeting between Trump…