Kevin McCarthy, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of R-Calif., Demanded that Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of Adam Schiff, D-Calif., Be excluded from his role on the panel after it became known that Schiff's office Contact with Trump-Ukraine had whistleblowers.
"It's about the fact that his own employees … and ship themselves are witnesses," McCarthy said to "Hannity." "Nowhere in American justice can a factual witness ever be the prosecutor."
"His own staff … and the ship itself are factual witnesses.Nowhere in American justice is this ever permissible witness, who will ever be the prosecutor."
TRUMP SAYS SHIP helped with the writing. Whistleblower complaint after house panels ADVANCE KNOWLEDGE announced.
McCarthy added, "should be removed from the committee, his staff should be removed, but now they are trying to control it."
Schiff's office admitted Wednesday that the whistleblower had contacted her before mid-August filed a complaint. This admission contradicted a previous statement from Schiff, who said, "We did not speak directly with the whistleblower." (ICIG).
McCarthy said to host Sean Hannity, this latest revelation raises questions about "political motivation."
"McCarthy said," It's about the political motive of this hearsay. "
" We found out that this so-called whistleblower did not even tell the IG that they had met with staff from Adam Shiff , It's about the political motive of this hearsay.
McCarthy stated that "there is no impeachment investigation" until there is a vote in the House, then called the investigation a "political hack job."
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"If you support this man, cast your vote or, more importantly, let's handle it as we treat every American. Let's be fair, "said McCarthy," could you ever imagine standing in front of a trial that would not allow you to call a witness? They could not summon anyone. You could not interrogate. This is a political hack job. "
Fox News Adam Shaw and Catherine Herridge have contributed to this report.