Pelosi, Schumer: Barr's Mueller summary 'raises as many questions as it answers'

House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiNJ governor calls for assessment of coronavirus response after crisis abates Overnight Health Care: Global coronavirus cases top 1M | Cities across country in danger of becoming new hotspots | Trump to recommend certain Americans wear masks | Record 6.6M file jobless claims Hillicon Valley: Zoom draws new scrutiny amid virus fallout | Dems step up push for mail-in voting | Google to lift ban on political ads referencing coronavirus MORE (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerDemocrats press Trump, GOP for funding for mail-in ballots Schumer doubles down in call for Trump to name coronavirus supply czar Trump lashes out at Schumer over call for supply czar MORE (D-N.Y.) on Sunday called for the public release of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill's 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE's report, arguing that the attorney general's summary to Congress raised further questions.

"Attorney General [William] Barr’s letter raises as many questions as it answers," Pelosi and Schumer said in a joint statement. "The fact that Special Counsel Mueller’s report does not exonerate the president on a charge as serious as obstruction of justice demonstrates how urgent it is that the full report and underlying documentation be made public without any further delay."

Barr on Sunday delivered a letter to Congress summarizing the key findings of Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties with Russia.

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According to Barr's letter, Mueller found no conclusive evidence that Trump or his team conspired with the Russian government to interfere with the 2016 election. The letter also says Mueller made no conclusion on whether Trump obstructed justice.

The findings were seen as vindication by Trump's allies, who argued that the report closed the chapter on the ongoing Trump-Russia saga for good. The president himself claimed Barr's letter was a "complete and total exoneration."

But Democrats were also quick to seize on some of the findings outlined in the letter. Though the letter said Mueller had not reached a conclusion regarding obstruction of justice, Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod RosensteinFull appeals court to rehear case over McGahn subpoena Graham starts closed-door depositions in FISA probe Attorney General Barr is in a mess — and has no one to blame but himself MORE had decided there was not enough evidence to press obstruction of justice charges against Trump.

That decision led to immediate calls for the report to be made public.

Some Democratic presidential candidates, including Sens. Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerMaryland Legislative Black Caucus pushes for state to release racial breakdown of coronavirus impact Democrats eye additional relief checks for coronavirus Lawmakers, labor leaders ramp up calls to use Defense Production Act MORE (N.J.), Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenMaryland Legislative Black Caucus pushes for state to release racial breakdown of coronavirus impact Hillicon Valley: T-Mobile, Sprint complete merger | Warren pushes food delivery apps to classify workers as full employees | Lawsuit accuses Zoom of improperly sharing user data Warren calls on food delivery apps to classify workers as full employees MORE (Mass.), Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisMaryland Legislative Black Caucus pushes for state to release racial breakdown of coronavirus impact Biden associates reach out to Holder about VP search Biden confirms he's considering Whitmer for VP MORE (Calif.) and Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandLawmakers already planning more coronavirus stimulus after T package Progressive advocates propose T 'green stimulus' plan Juan Williams: Biden's promises on women are a big deal MORE (N.Y.), pointed to it as a reason the Department of Justice should release the full report.

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"The American public deserves the full report and findings from the Mueller investigation immediately — not just the in-house summary from a Trump Administration official," Booker tweeted.

Their statements provide a hint of the political battle to come as calls mount for more information regarding the report from the Department of Justice. Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said on Sunday that he supports the report being released publicly as well.

"We would all like it to happen because if it doesn’t happen, somebody is going to say there is something in there," Giuliani said on CNN.