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 SessionsLawmaker wants Chinese news outlet to register as foreign agent Trump-aligned group launches ad campaign hitting Doug Jones on impeachment ICE subpoenas Denver law enforcement: report MORE faced questioning last week by special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerSchiff: Trump acquittal in Senate trial would not signal a 'failure' Jeffries blasts Trump for attack on Thunberg at impeachment hearing Live coverage: House Judiciary to vote on impeachment after surprise delay 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 TillersonFox News host knocks Pompeo for attack on NPR host: 'Don't be such a baby!' 'In any other administration': Trump's novel strategy for dealing with scandal Overnight Defense: Book says Trump called military leaders 'dopes and babies' | House reinvites Pompeo for Iran hearing | Dems urge Esper to reject border wall funding request MORE, who accused Moscow of being responsible for this week’s use of chemical weapons against Syrian civilians. 

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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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