Jeff Sessions is in trouble – deep trouble. According to The Washington Post, then-Senator Jeff Sessions spoke twice last year with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, considered by U.S. intelligence to be one of Russia’s top spies. However, during his confirmation hearings, Sessions stated “I did not have communications with the Russians.”
But he did. That’s perjury. Committing perjury under oath is serious – just ask 1999 Jeff Sessions.
It is clear that Sessions must recuse himself from any investigation into Donald Trump’s connections to Russia.
Take a look at the growing list of Republicans calling for Sessions to recuse himself:
NEW Senator Rob Portman: “I think it would be best for him and for the country to recuse himself from the DOJ Russia probe.”
NEW Senator Jeff Flake: “Obviously he is going to need to clarify and likely recuse himself from any investigation with regard […]Read more after the jump.