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 SessionsThe Hill's Morning Report — Presented by the American Academy of HIV Medicine — Trump, Congress prepare for new border wall fight The Memo: Trump and McCabe go to war McCabe book: Sessions once said FBI was better off when it 'only hired Irishmen' 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 TillersonHeather Nauert withdraws her name from consideration for UN Ambassador job Trump administration’s top European diplomat to resign in February Pompeo planning to meet with Pat Roberts amid 2020 Senate speculation 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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