The senior White House adviser pushed a far-right conspiracy theory that the Ukraine whistleblower is a "deep state operative."
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the committee's chairman, said he expects the author of the whistleblower complaint to testify "very soon."
The president reportedly made the comment as acting DNI Joseph Maguire testified about the complaint before the House Intelligence Committee.
Testifying before the House Intelligence Committee, he defended his decision to take the complaint to the White House first.
The devastating document accuses the White House of covering up President Donald Trump’s Ukraine phone call, and says top officials were “deeply disturbed.”
The House speaker is reluctant to pursue impeaching Trump, but his Ukraine dealings have prompted more Democrats to push for it.
The DNC announced a slightly higher threshold for candidates hoping to participate in the fifth 2020 Democratic presidential primary debate.
As temperatures drop and snow begins to fall, thousands of Occupy protesters are beginning to fear the approaching winter while many of their supporters worry the occupations will thin out. In an effort to combat both dwindling temperatures and participation, collaborative news blog FireDogLake has launched Occupy Supply, an initiative to provide the protests nationwide with enough supplies to survive the winter. "It's clear from what's happening around the country [that officials] are trying to freeze out the cold weather occupations and trying to shut down the warm weather ones," said Jane Hamsher, founder of FireDogLake.