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) Swan MuellerTop Republican considered Mueller subpoena to box in Democrats Kamala Harris says her Justice Dept would have 'no choice' but to prosecute Trump for obstruction Dem committees win new powers to investigate Trump MORE’s investigation "was not covering" related to President TrumpDonald John TrumpEsper sidesteps question on whether he aligns more with Mattis or Trump Warren embraces Thiel label: 'Good' As tensions escalate, US must intensify pressure on Iran and the IAEA 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 HillLive coverage: House Oversight examines Trump family separation policy Lawmakers urge young women to run for office at DC conference Tensions with Iran reach new stage over uranium threat 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 BarrWilliam Pelham BarrThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by JUUL Labs - House to vote to condemn Trump tweet House poised to hold Barr, Ross in contempt Harris campaign accepts money from partners of law firm she criticized over Epstein case 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.”