Alrighty then:

We will update with any developments following his press conference.



Sessions has confirmed the recusal:

But he made it clear that his decision was not a result of any wrongdoing.

Sessions did offer some insight into his conversations with Russian Ambassador Kislyak:



Rep. Elijah Cummings calls for Jeff Sessions, who denied contact with Russians, to resign immediately

D’OH! Claire McCaskill’s attempt to prove rarity of meetings with Russian ambassador backfires hilariously

Oopsie! Up to 30 Democrats should resign for meeting with Russian diplomats in 2015

‘Heap big lies!’ Elizabeth Warren twists and turns to prove claim about Sessions, knots herself up

‘That’s PART of being a senator’: Ted Cruz TROUNCES the Left’s accusations around Sessions

RESIGN (ha!): Photos of senators meeting with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak break Twitter

Perfect! Leave it to The Onion to put Sessions-Russia brouhaha into perspective