Elijah Cummings Calls For Resignation Of Sessions After Russia Report
Elijah Cummings calls for resignation of Sessions after Russia report
U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings called for the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions Wednesday night following reports that Sessions spoke with Russia’s ambassador to the United States last year.
The Washington Post reported Wednesday that Sessions, then a senator, spoke twice with the ambassador and did not disclose it during confirmation hearings.
Officials told the Post that Sessions did not consider the conversations relevant to the lawmakers’ questions and did not remember in detail what was discussed.
The Baltimore Democrat also called for an independent commission to investigate the matter.
“It is inconceivable that even after Michael Flynn …