Now the president wants to know what he can do through executive action.
Activists have long sought a real investigation into his work history.
Progressives say to show a diversity commitment, the DCCC must end its effort to stymie primary races against House members.
His statement comes days after Texas GOP Reps. Will Hurd, Pete Olson and Mike Conaway said they will not run for reelection.
Chief of Staff Saikat Chakrabarti will join efforts to develop the Green New Deal, and Communications Director Corbin Trent will work on the congresswoman's 2020 campaign.
The deal increases the debt ceiling and lowers the chances of a government shutdown later this year. But it does nothing to address rapidly rising deficits.
The president called the resolutions "ill-conceived" and "time-consuming," and said he planned to go through with some $8 billion in emergency weapons sales.
The Senate voted Tuesday to ensure permanent funding for 9/11 first responders and their families.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) questioned the acting head of DHS over a secret, racist Facebook group that featured photoshopped images of the congresswoman being raped.
White lawmakers, however, acknowledged that people generally assumed they were American.