House Dem: Mueller report will show 'plenty of reason to be concerned' about Trump campaign contacts with Russia

Rep. Jim HimesJames (Jim) Andres HimesSchiff hopes to resolve impasse around Mueller testimony this week Impeaching the president: At what cost, and by what method? Bipartisan House duo unveils amendment to block Iran strike without Congress's approval MORE (D-Conn.) predicted Sunday 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 full report will show that there was "plenty of reason to be concerned" about contacts between members of President TrumpDonald John Trump2020 Democrats spar over socialism ahead of first debate Senate passes .5 billion border bill, setting up fight with House 'Teflon Don' avoids the scorn of the 'family values' GOP — again MORE's campaign and Russia.

“When the report comes out, what the American people will learn was that there was plenty of reason to be concerned about the nature of those contacts and the possibility of what those contacts might have met," he said during an interview on "Fox News Sunday."

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Himes, a member of the House Intelligence Committee, added that "we’re all speculating about" what's in the report, which is reportedly more than 300 pages long.

"My guess is that when you see the whole report, you will see good reasons for why a number of people … were concerned by the possibility, since disproved, that the Trump campaign was colluding with the Russians," Himes added.

Attorney General William BarrWilliam Pelham BarrThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Anticipation high ahead of first debate Attorney General Barr plays bagpipes at conference The Hill's Morning Report - Democratic debates: Miami nice or spice? MORE said last week that he expects to release the full report by mid-April, "if not sooner."

Democrats have demanded the full report in the days since Barr summarized the report in a letter to Congress. Barr said in the letter that Mueller, who investigated Russian interference in the 2016 election, determined that the Trump campaign did not coordinate with Russia ahead of the election.

Mueller did not reach a conclusion on whether President Trump obstructed justice, but Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod RosensteinMueller to testify publicly on July 17 Trump: Appointing Sessions was my biggest mistake Trump blasts Mueller, decries 'witch hunt' at 2020 launch MORE determined that Trump did not do so.