It’s not clear if those matters are what will be discussed with the Attorney General on Tuesday.
As mentioned above, since Attorney General Sessions is not testifying at hearings on the Justice Department budget, he’ll be replaced by the Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein – who appointed Robert Mueller as Special Counsel for the Russia probe.
Look for the Russia investigation to get mentioned in a variety of tangential hearings this week.
While the Senate Intelligence Committee has received most of the publicity of late on the Russia probe, the House Intelligence Committee has also been making noise, sending out subpoenas to some, and letters asking for cooperation to others.
And the same committee asked Comey for his memos about conversations with Mr.