Giuliani says he'll testify in front of Congress if directed by Trump

President TrumpDonald John TrumpRepublicans aim to avoid war with White House over impeachment strategy New York Times editorial board calls for Trump's impeachment Trump rips Michigan Rep. Dingell after Fox News appearance: 'Really pathetic!' MORE's personal lawyer Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiGraham invites Giuliani to testify about recent Ukraine trip Judge orders State Dept. to search for and provide more Ukraine docs DOJ releases memos backing Trump immunity claims ahead of impeachment vote MORE on Sunday called House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffSunday Talk Shows: Lawmakers look ahead to House vote on articles of impeachment, Senate trial Supreme Court takes up fight over Trump financial records Democrats approve two articles of impeachment against Trump in Judiciary vote MORE (D-Calif.) "an illegitimate chairman" but said he would testify before Congress if instructed to do so by President Trump.

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"I'm a lawyer," he said. "It's his privilege, not mine. If he decides that he wants me to testify, of course I'll testify."

Giuliani added that he thought Schiff should be removed from his committee post.

"He has already prejudged the case," Giuliani said. "If we want fairness here, we've got to put somebody in charge of that committee who has an open mind, not someone who wants to hang the president."  

Giuliani's appearance, during which he often sparred with Stephanopoulos, came after a whistleblower report released last week regarding the Trump's call with the Ukrainian president put Trump and his lawyer under scrutiny.

The whistleblower report says Trump asked Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to "look into" former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenNew York Times editorial board calls for Trump's impeachment Graham invites Giuliani to testify about recent Ukraine trip Booker leads other 2020 Dems in petition urging DNC to change debate qualifications MORE's son and offered to connect Zelensky with Giuliani.

The House has since started an impeachment inquiry.