Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview on Tuesday that he believes it is possible that President Trump is a Russian asset and thinks "we began our investigation."
Earlier, McCabe said the FBI had a good reason to start a fashion intelligence study on whether Trump worked with Russia and was a possible national security threat.
The former official was asked for CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" if he believes Trump can still be a Russian asset. He said he was "anxious" to see the conclusion of the special prosecutor Robert Mueller's investigation.
Kellyanne Conway, the White House Adviser, told the network that McCabe's comment is "hardly worthy of an answer."
He is a liar and a delicious, "she said.
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McCabe was also asked if he believes Trump is fit to serve. that it was not up to him to make the decision.
On Sunday, McCabe told CBS News "60 minutes" that he met with investigators after ex-FBI director James Comey's firing.
"I was very worried that I was able to put Russia the case on absolutely solid grounds in an indelible way, "McCabe said." I was quickly removed or assigned or dismissed that the case could not be closed or disappeared at night without trace. "
He added: "I wanted to make sure our case was fixed and if someone came in behind me and closed it and tried to get away from it, they wouldn't be able to do it without making an overview of why they took that decision. "
McCabe was fired from the Ministry of Justice last year after being accused of misleading investigators under an internal probe in a news media information. Rod Rosenstein.