“Have you been interviewed, or have you been requested to be interviewed, by the special counsel, either in connection with Director Comey’s firing or the Russia investigation or your own contact with Russian officials? Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) asked Sessions at a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee: “You’ll have to ask the special counsel,” Sessions responded. “No, I’m asking you,” Leahy said. Sessions asked the senator to repeat the question, which he did. “Well I’d be pleased to answer that — I’m not sure that I should without clearing that with the special counsel. What do you think?” Sessions asked Leahy. “Have you been interviewed?” Leahy asked again. “No,” Sessions said. “You haven’t been interviewed by the special counsel in any way, shape or (inaudible)? Leahy asked.