Jeff Sessions: 'I plan to continue' as attorney general

By Miranda Green, CNN | Posted - Jul. 20, 2017 at 8:45 a.m.



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WASHINGTON (CNN) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he plans to continue in his job despite President Donald Trump's comments that he'd have picked someone else had he known Sessions would recuse himself from the Justice Department's Russia investigation.

"We love this job. We love this department, and I plan to continue to do so as long as that's appropriate," he told reporters Thursday.

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