Watch LIVE: Jeff Sessions testifies on Russia before the House committee

US attorney general Jeff Sessions will testify today before the House Judiciary Committee about oversight of the Justice Department. He is also expected to answer questions about Russian involvement in the presidential campaign of Donald Trump.

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The hearing is slated to begin at 10 am ET. You can watch live in the player above.

In March, Sessions recused himself from federal investigations into Russian interference in last year’s election, after reports that he had spoken twice with Russia’s ambassador to the US.

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