Rosenstein, Sessions spotted dining together hours after Trump criticism
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Three of the Justice Department's top officials, including Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsTrump reignites court fight with Ninth Circuit pick Democrats press Nadler to hold Lewandowski in contempt Pelosi: Lewandowski should have been held in contempt 'right then and there' MORE, grabbed dinner Wednesday night, hours after President TrumpDonald John TrumpJulián Castro: It's time for House Democrats to 'do something' about Trump Warren: Congress is 'complicit' with Trump 'by failing to act' Sanders to join teachers, auto workers striking in Midwest MORE launched his latest attack on his top law enforcement official.

Sessions was seen dining at a Washington restaurant with Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod RosensteinLewandowski says Mueller report was 'very clear' in proving 'there was no obstruction,' despite having 'never' read it Nadler's House committee holds a faux hearing in search of a false crime House Democrats seeking Sessions's testimony in impeachment probe MORE and Solicitor General Noel Francisco, according to Axios

The dinner caps off a day that saw Trump's latest criticism of Sessions. In a tweet Wednesday morning, Trump called it "DISGRACEFUL" that Sessions would have the Justice Department's inspector general investigate the FBI's handling of the Russia investigation, instead of launching his own probe into the matter.

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"Why is A.G. Jeff Sessions asking the Inspector General to investigate potentially massive FISA abuse. Will take forever, has no prosecutorial power and already late with reports on Comey etc. Isn’t the I.G. an Obama guy? Why not use Justice Department lawyers? DISGRACEFUL!" Trump tweeted.

The attack came after Sessions said the inspector general would look into potential abuses by the FBI and Justice Department in the early days of the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election.

Trump has repeatedly berated Sessions publicly, particularly over the attorney general's decision last year to recuse himself from overseeing the Russia probe.

After Sessions's recusal, Rosenstein took on the responsibility of overseeing the investigation, which is being carried out by special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerLewandowski says Mueller report was 'very clear' in proving 'there was no obstruction,' despite having 'never' read it Fox's Cavuto roasts Trump over criticism of network Mueller report fades from political conversation MORE.

Sessions reportedly offered to resign last year after Trump voiced discontent with him, but was ultimately allowed to stay in his job.