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4:17 PM

Sessions describes Russian ambassador as "pretty much of an old-style Soviet type." Says he "doesn't recall" specific political discussions

Geoff Bennett

4:12 PM

Jeff Sessions: "I never had meetings with Russian operatives or Russian intermediaries about the Trump campaign"

New York Post

4:11 PM

Sessions -- "Let me be clear: I never had meetings with Russian operatives or Russian intermediaries about the Trump campaign."

Geoff Bennett

4:10 PM

Jeff Sessions: "Let me be clear: I never had meetings with Russian operatives or Russian intermediaries about the Trump campaign"

New York Post

4:10 PM

News conference starts. Sessions: "I never had meetings with Russian operatives... about the Trump campaign."

Alberto Pimienta

3:26 PM

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will hold a news conference at 4:00 pm ET amid scrutiny over contacts with Russian ambassador (via The Associated Press)

New York Post

12:49 PM

House Intelligence Committee Chairman: We still have no evidence of improper contacts with Russian officials.

Alberto Pimienta