Volker said he had one in-person meeting with Giuliani, in which Giuliani "raised, and I rejected, the conspiracy theory that Vice President Biden would have been influenced in his duties as Vice President by money paid to his son".
A congressional official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Volker's statements were "definitely being closely reviewed" by Democrats.
At the inquiry's core is a July 25 telephone call in which Trump pressed Zelensky to investigate Biden and his son, a member of the board of Burisma, a Ukrainian energy firm, and a discredited theory that it was Ukraine - not Russian Federation as determined by US intelligence agencies - that interfered in the 2016 USA election.
In the afternoon, Morrison and Volker are two witnesses that Republicans asked Democrats to bring in for public hearings, and GOP lawmakers are hopeful they will poke holes in the Democratic case.
On September 24, the White House published the unclassified memorandum of the July 25 phone call between Trump and Zelensky.
The room then erupted in uproar with some lawmakers saying "stop the clock", to which Schiff responded, "please stop I want to make sure that there's no effort to out the whistleblower through these proceedings". He has visited the Walter Reed Medical Center nine times since taking office.
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"All of these people are talking about they heard a conversation of a conversation of another conversation, that was had by the president", he said.
The president created a stir on Friday by tweeting negatively about former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch during her testimony to the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, which is chaired by Rep. Adam B. Schiff, California Democrat.
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Vindman said there was a discussion among lawyers in the White House about the best way to manage the transcript because it was "viewed as a sensitive transcript".
Trump reiterated that he went to Walter Reed for a routine physical on Saturday and returned to the White House with a call from his public relations people. Later it was revealed that the administration was also withholding $400 million in military aid from Ukraine.
He explained that his military experience shapes how he views the phone call, adding that he believes Trump was demanding that Zelenskiy undertake an investigation into Biden even if he didn't phrase it as a demand.
"What I heard was inappropriate, and I reported my concerns to Mr. Eisenberg", Vindman said, referring to John Eisenberg, the top lawyer at the National Security Council.