Listen: Sessions questioned in Russia probe

Listen: Sessions questioned in Russia probe
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In today's HillCast AM View, your daily morning update on what is going down in Washington:

Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsTrump distances himself from Rosenstein by saying Sessions hired him Gowdy: Declassified documents unlikely to change anyone's mind on Russia investigation Pompeo on Rosenstein bombshell: Maybe you just ought to find something else to do if you can't be on the team MORE faced questioning last week by special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE as part of the ongoing investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election. Sessions is the first Cabinet member and most senior official known to have been questioned as part of the probe.

Russia came under fire Tuesday by Secretary of State Rex TillersonRex Wayne TillersonSunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Pompeo working to rebuild ties with US diplomats: report NYT says it was unfair on Haley curtain story MORE, who accused Moscow of being responsible for this week’s use of chemical weapons against Syrian civilians. 

Host Alexis Simendinger also speaks with The Hill's Vicki Needham about Canada's newest trade moves, which are being closely watched by the Trump administration.

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