Here are five facts about Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who testified Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
He was born in Alabama and lived through segregated schooling.
He doesn't think President Donald Trump's "grab 'em by the p****" comment was sexual assault.
He made recommendations to Trump about handling James Comey's position as FBI director.
He is amicable with the Russian government and met officials prior to the 2016 election.
As part of his environmental pursuits, he supports an Alabama-based coal producer and the Keystone Pipeline.