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Jul 4 2018

Grassley Calls Out Franken for a – Gotcha Question – to Sessions

#gotcha #security # Grassley Calls Out Franken for a Gotcha Question to Sessions Sen. Chuck Grassley (R. Iowa) got in a heated exchange with Sen. Al Franken (D. Minn.) on Tuesday during a confirmation hearing for Maryland U.S. Attorney Rod Rosenstein to become deputy attorney general. Franken confronted Rosenstein over Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ two undisclosed meetings last year with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. asking if he will prosecute any potential illicit contact between Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russian officials. After Franken and Rosenstein discussed the issue, Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said he …