As he left Thursday night’s interview, Mulvaney told reporters, “I haven’t spoken to anyone in the White House in a long time,” when asked if he spoke to anyone in the White House between December 2020 and the attack on the Capitol.
Rep. Liz Cheney, who serves as the committee’s vice chair, told CNN over the weekend that the committee likely will speak to more people associated with the former president.
The Wyoming Republican said the committee has “a lot of interviews scheduled that are coming up. We expect to speak to other members of the President’s cabinet.
Pompeo’s possible appearance comes as the committee has shown a heightened interest in former members of Trump’s cabinet.
Immediately after the attack, a growing number of Republican leaders and cabinet officials told CNN that they believe Trump should be impeached before Jan. 20.
Invoking the 25th Amendment would have required then-Vice President Mike Pence and a majority of the Cabinet to vote to remove Trump from office because he was “unable to discharge the powers and duties of his office.” – an unprecedented step.
This story has been updated with additional information.