In House testimony last year, the former CIA chief pointedly balked at confirming collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.
'Of course America is great and of course America has always been great. No one questions that,' the New York governor told reporters Friday.
A 57-year-old employee was arrested after he carried a firearm onto the campus of Olsen Middle School.
The non-binding resolution, which passed in a voice vote by unanimous consent, was seen as a response to President Trump's frequent attacks on the media.
The claim, which remains uncorroborated, has been criticized by Nelson's Republican opponent in the Florida Senate race, Governor Rick Scott.
The president is also considering revoking the clearances of other former intelligence officials, according to reports.
The sheriff's office has also come under heavy criticism for its failure to stop the Valentine's Day Parkland school shooting that left 17 victims dead.
In a statement released shortly before Ellison was announced the winner of the Democratic primary for Minnesota AG, the DNC said it was reviewing the allegations.
In the filing, the former Apprentice star is accused of violating a nondisclosure agreement she signed upon joining the campaign.
Though 55 percent of voters still disapprove of Trump's handling of the investigation, the number of those who approve of it has gone up slightly since June.