Matt Shuham

Matt Shuham is a news writer for TPM. He was previously associate editor of The National Memo and managing editor of the Harvard Political Review. He is available by email at and on Twitter @mattshuham.

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday that he had never briefed President Donald trump on investigations related to the presidential campaigns, nor did he give Trump any reason to believe he had been wiretapped by the Obama administration.

Sessions said that was because he had “held a role” in the Trump campaign, and that, as a result, he had recused himself from these matters – though he did so nearly a month after taking his current office.

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