WATCH: Dems say Trump will look like he has something to hide if he avoids Mueller interview

Democratic senators say that if President Trump doesn’t agree to an interview with special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerSenate Democrats urge Garland not to fight court order to release Trump obstruction memo Why a special counsel is guaranteed if Biden chooses Yates, Cuomo or Jones as AG Barr taps attorney investigating Russia probe origins as special counsel MORE, it will look like he’s trying to hide something.

“If the president fails to appear for the interview it’s an indication that he has something to hide,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) said Tuesday.

Sen. Ron WydenRonald (Ron) Lee WydenUp next in the culture wars: Adding women to the draft Democrats warn shrinking Biden's spending plan could backfire Democrats release data showing increase in 'mega-IRA' accounts MORE (D-Ore.) echoed his colleague. “I think the American people are going to ask, what is he hiding?” he said.

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“Using [President Trump’s] own words, if you have nothing to hide, if you are innocent, then you should answer questions, sit down and answer questions,” Sen. Cory BookerCory BookerWomen urge tech giants to innovate on office return Human rights can't be a sacrificial lamb for climate action Senate Democrats press administration on human rights abuses in Philippines MORE (D-N.J.) added.

Blumenthal also said if Trump refuses to interview with Mueller, he should be subpoenaed.

GOP Sen. John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (La.) questioned whether that’s possible.

“I don't know whether he can be subpoenaed or what. I mean, you have the right in America not to testify, all things being equal; it's called the Fifth Amendment,” Kennedy said.

The senators spoke after The New York Times reported that some Trump advisers are suggesting he not interview with Mueller.

Watch the video above to hear the senators in their own words.