Matthew Whitaker, acting attorney general, tried to dodge Sheila Jackson Lee's questions, as he did during questioning by several Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee.
"It really was just a nonfactor in our minds," the first daughter said.
"Bigotry in policy will not be tolerated," Representative Al Green said on the House floor.
The move will allow special counsel Robert Mueller to formally pursue perjury charges against Kushner and the president's son if he finds that either one lied to Congress.
Prosecutors in New York's Southern District subpoenaed documents from Trump's inauguration committee as part of a escalating investigation from its public corruption section into the president's political fundraising.
One Trump ally said administration officials are preparing for a "subpoena blizzard" as House Democrats launch their long-promised oversight investigations into everything from the president's taxes to corruption allegations.
Trump made the remarks during an Oval Office interview with conservative news outlet The Daily Caller.
"We are witnessing the biggest abuse of power, scandal, in modern American history, it's playing out right before your eyes," Hannity claimed of the baseless CNN conspiracy.
"The Roger Stone indictment presents a seachange for Donald Trump," Max Bergmann of the Moscow Project told Newsweek.
"They're now moving on to me and my father. And my spidey sense tells me they mean to move on us to take InfoWars out."
"There is no circumstance whatsoever under which I will bear false witness against the president," said Stone. So why does he keep invoking Nixon?
"Thank you, thank you," Stone said to boos from the crowd.
"You are a rat," former Trump adviser Roger Stone told radio personality Randy Credico, an intermediary between Stone and WikiLeaks, according to the special counsel's indictment.
Former mayor of New York has been accused of moving the goalposts.
The former New York mayor was responding to a BuzzFeed report that President Donald Trump had directed his former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about the construction of Trump Tower in Russia.
The former mayor of New York City told Chris Cuomo: "I never said there was no collusion between the campaign or between people in the campaign."
Nastya Rybka claimed she had over 16 hours of recordings of Putin-linked oligarch Oleg Deripaska and three Americans discussing the 2016 presidential election.
"They could be wrong," the former New York mayor told The Hill.
Jared Kushner and Donald Trump Jr. could be in the special counsel's crosshairs, a former federal prosecutor told Newsweek.
"I never like to say never, but I must say I have great pause after seeing the abuses in this investigation," Giuliani said when asked if Mueller should be the last special counsel appointed by the Department of Justice.