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Dem lawmaker says party has evidence Mueller wasn't covering

A freshman Democrat in the House on Monday insisted that there is "suspicious" evidence that special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerBarr taps attorney investigating Russia probe origins as special counsel CNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting MORE’s investigation "was not covering" related to President TrumpDonald John TrumpFederal watchdog accuses VOA parent company of wrongdoing under Trump appointee Lawsuit alleges 200K Georgia voters were wrongly purged from registration list Ivanka Trump gives deposition in lawsuit alleging misuse of inauguration funds MORE's administration that could come back to haunt him.

“We have the evidence over the last two years that the Mueller investigation was not covering that is highly, highly suspicious,” Rep. Katie HillKatherine (Katie) Lauren HillCalifornia was key factor in House GOP's 2020 success Republican wins race to maintain California House seat after special election win Katie Hill to launch 'Naked Politics' podcast MORE (D-Calif.), a member of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, told CNN’s Alisyn Camerota on "New Day." 

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Hill cited ongoing controversies and questions relating to White House officials’ security clearances, the possible sale of nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia and separation of migrant children and their parents at the U.S./Mexico border.

A summary of Mueller’s report released yesterday by Attorney General William BarrBill BarrList of Republicans breaking with Trump grows longer Trump blasts special counsel Durham for moving too slowly Trump rants against election results for 46 minutes in new video post MORE said the investigation found no evidence of coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign on the 2016 presidential election.

Separately, Mueller did not bring a charge of obstruction of justice against the president, and Barr concluded that one was not warranted.

The White House has seized on the findings to argue they have exonerated Trump. White House officials have also gone on the attack against Democrats, saying they made baseless accusations against the president.

Hill told CNN that “everyone needs to kind of slow their roll” on drawing definitive conclusions from the summary of Mueller's report released by Barr.

With the investigation concluded, there are “so many issues that we’ve got to continue our investigations on,” Hill told CNN. “Each of our committees has been working on our own ends … we haven’t been waiting on the Mueller report to do our jobs.”