Sessions said appointing a separate special counsel to investigate Clinton would require “a factual basis”. Sessions made clear he or the relevant official at the justice department would name a special counsel to oversee an inquiry into Clinton if required. Earlier this month, Robert Mueller indicted two top Trump campaign officials – Paul Manafort and business associate Richard Gates, on 12 charges that included conspiracy against the US. “Most of you have not participated in a presidential campaign. And none of you had a part in the Trump campaign,” Sessions said.
Source: The Guardian November 14, 2017 17:53 UTC