Warren said she is looking forward to finding out more about Sessions' role in Comey's firing, although the White House suggested Sessions could invoke executive privilege during his testimony depending on "the scope of the questions".
Senator Patrick Leahy, the Senate appropriations committee's top Democrat and a member of the Senate judiciary committee, tartly reminded Sessions that both oversee his department. The matter is also being investigated by several congressional panels, including the Senate Intelligence Committee.
Sessions is skipping a separate hearing on Tuesday on the Justice Department's budget and sending his deputy for the session that will be open to the public. The Senate Intelligence Committee still wants to have a closed door meeting with the Director of National Intelligence and the head of the National Security Agency, to find out more about their conversations with President Trump on the Russian Federation investigation. But senators on the committee are expected to question Sessions about his meetings with Russians - a topic that's come under increased scrutiny amid investigations into Russia's interference in the US election.
Comey had last week said that he believed Trump asked him to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, which Trump has denied.
"In light of reports regarding Mr. Comey's recent testimony, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions wrote.
Spicer is also refusing to say whether tapes exist of the president's conversations with FBI Director James Comey before Trump fired him. "Totally illegal? Very 'cowardly!'" Trump tweeted Sunday morning.
Cavaliers end Warriors' perfect postseason run In Game 3 we just - down the stretch we couldn't make any shots, and they did. "But we'll go back and tee it up again". They'll have won a second title by dethroning the best player of their age - Prince LeBron James - on the other side.
Powerball jackpot reaches $435 million The Virginia Lottery expects to sell about $3 million worth of Powerball tickets for the drawing before sales end at 10 p.m. A player also has an approximately 1 in 11,688,053 chance to match five numbers, but not the Powerball.
Comey said Thursday that he began documenting his conversations with the president because he had a "gut feeling" Trump might lie about the nature of those meetings.
"We have to keep in mind that this is one person's record of what happened".
Schumer invited Trump to testify under oath before the Senate and he urged Trump to produce any tapes of his conversations with Comey.
"If there aren't tapes [Trump] should let that be known".
After having so much success fooling their Democratic base, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer must think all of America is just as gullible.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Sunday accused Trump of getting in the way of his own agenda.
"It's a very weird and peculiar thing for a one-on-one conversation without the attorney general, without warning, between the president and me or any United States attorney who has been asked to investigate various things and is in a position hypothetically to investigate business interests and associates of the president", said Mr. Bharara, who was sacked by the president hours after he refused to return a call from him.
Still, the price of oil has hovered between $46 and $53 a barrel - a fraction of the $148 a barrel price as recently as 2008. Last month, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries extended production cuts in hopes of balancing the oil market.
Collomb also expressed gratitude to the law enforcement service for ensuring the security during the election amid terror threat. Otherwise, all contenders who get at least 12.5 per cent of the votes of registered voters advance to the second round.
He wrote: "I have reservations about a comment by Army chief but I should have chosen appropriate words. Such comments by Congress leaders had become useful for India's opponents and given them a leverage.
The new graphics processors are now powering the 15-inch MacBook Pro notebook and 21.5 and 27 inch iMac all-in-one systems. Those dabbling in Machine Learning can take advantage of the Vega GPU's 22 Teraflops of half-precision computation power.
Normalcy has returned in most of the farmer's agitation affected areas in the state barring some isolated incidents. If contraband is the reason, why are the farmers protesting in other parts of the state, he argued.
North Korea is expecting another visit by former National Basketball Association bad boy Rodman on Tuesday in what would b. North Korean officials confirmed to CNN Rodman's arrival in Pyongyang but did not give any details of the visit.
He said: "Well, this is just another load of nonsense". "A dumb man who can't do anything would blame the Jews for everything". But the challenge with booking major news figures for prime time is that the interviewer often only gets a single shot.
He lost just one match on clay all year while his win on Sunday took his Paris record to a staggering 79 wins and just two losses. There's no rest for the tired : Play begins at the next major, Wimbledon , just three weeks from Monday. "You were too good".
Its movement to second-round vote on June 25 lied in the hands of the southern Italian city of Taranto, early results indicated. But Sunday's results may indicate 5-Star's shine is fading, dashing their hopes to take over the premiership.
The First Gen model with 32GB of storage is currently on offer for £669 at Argos, saving you £60 off the usual price right now. It replaces the 9.7-inch version, although Apple is keeping the 12.9-inch model, which it also refreshed at WWDC.
Bayern and Bremen agree on Gnabry transfer
But the lure of first team football meant a return to Germany, for whom he won a silver medal at the Olympic Games in 2016. Speaking on his transfer Gnabry told the club's official website : "It's a great honour to become part of FC Bayern".
British PM Theresa May loses majority in shock election result
Such a result would confound those who said the opposition Labour Party's left-wing leader, Jeremy Corbyn , was electorally toxic. She says what the United Kingdom needs now more than ever - is stability, and not division. "That's what people voted for".
Katy Perry hits out at Taylor Swift AGAIN
Fans of the pop stars started going insane when they realized that Perry's album was also going live at exactly the same moment. The Roar star released her new album Witness at the same time and Katy's fans soon flooded Twitter to take aim at petty Taylor.