Peter Schweizer: Hunter Biden scandal about ‘enrichment’ of Joe Biden
Emails show son ‘paying a lot of the family’s bills’
he Hunter Biden scandal is not only about the former vice president’s son getting rich, and matters of national security and foreign policy, it’s about the “enrichment” of Joe Biden himself, contends investigative reporter Peter Schweizer.
Schweizer, who has reported on Biden family influence peddling for several years, said Thursday that emails and text messages from Hunter Biden’s abandoned laptop and other sources make it clear “he’s also paying a lot of the family’s bills, including his father’s and his mother’s, with these foreign gains.”
“This is an issue of enrichment involving Joe Biden himself,” he said in an interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity.
Messages between Hunter Biden’s business partners, he said, show “how the Biden family actually operates in this commercial space.”
Schweizer said Joe Biden is trying to distance himself from his son’s business deals, but “that’s just not simply how the family has operated.”
“And that needs to remain front and center as we look to a Biden administration ahead.”
Hannity noted that emails — including one indicating Joe Biden was to get a cut of a China deal — and the testimony of former business partners such as Tony Bobulin….