Watch: Highlights of AG Sessions' testimony to Senate panel
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies to the Senate Intelligence Committee about allegations of Russian meddling in the U.S. election and his role in the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.
Full video: Sessions testifies before Senate committee on Russia, Comey firing
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee. It's the first time Sessions has testified in Congress since he recused himself from the Justice Department's probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.
Sessions: Alleged collusion with Russia 'appalling, detestable lie'
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions called the suggestion that he worked with Russia to subvert the presidential election "an appalling and detestable lie."
Sessions: Rules dictated that I recuse myself from Russia probe
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions tells the Senate Intelligence Committee that he recused himself from an investigation of alleged Russian meddling in U.S. elections because of his role in President Dona;d Trump's campaign, not because he thought he might be the subject of the investigation.
Sessions: Trump campaign not involved in Russian hacking
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he never heard anything to suggest the Trump campaign was involved in Russian hacking of Democratic emails.
Sessions explains his recommendation to fire Comey
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says President Donald Trump asked for his opinion in the firing of former FBI Director James Comey, regardless of whether the decision had already been made.
Sessions gets irate when asked about Comey testimony
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says "there are none" when asked what issues former FBI Director James Comey had with Sessions' recusal from an investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election.
Sessions: FBI needed 'fresh start'
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended the firing of former FBI Director James Comey, saying he handled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails improperly and that the agency needed "a fresh start."
Sessions refuses to answer questions about Trump conversations
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he cannot discuss his conversations with President Donald Trump because the president might want to invoke executive privilege later on.
Sessions cannot recall whether Trump aides met with Russians
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions repeatedly answers that he doesn't know or cannot recall when asked whether various aides to then-candidate Donald Trump had any involvement with Russian officials.
Sessions: 'If I don't qualify it, you'll accuse me of lying'
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions gets into a heated exchange as to whether he had any interactions with Russians during the presidential campaign.