|Cartoonist David Fitzsimmons of the Arizona Daily Star in Tuscon lampoons shocking testimony about Attorney General Jeff Sessions from fired FBI Director James Comey. Sessions is scheduled to testify today before the same Senate intelligence panel.|
|Comey testified President Trump asked Sessions, son-in-law Jared Kushner and others to leave them alone in the Oval Office. Here is a twist on that testimony from Lebanese-Swiss cartoonist Patrick Chappatte.|
UPDATE: Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III vehemently denied colluding with the Russians on the election; President Trump says he has no plans to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller; and Trump changed his tune on the GOP health care plan, calling it "mean" and "stingy."
By VICTOR E. SASSON
and 'blessing' to serve"
“'Never has there been a president, with few exceptions – case of FDR, he had a major depression to handle – who has passed more legislation and who has done more things than what we’ve done,' Trump, referring to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, said during the meeting at the White House."
"With his agenda faltering, and public attention focused on accusations from former F.B.I. director and public testimony coming from his attorney general, Mr. Trump held what our reporter described as a 'highly unusual' cabinet meeting.
"He asserted that the U.S. was 'seeing amazing results' from his leadership and then basked in adulatory statements from each of the senior advisers at the table."