The House Committee on Oversight and Reform issued a memorandum on Wednesday alleging that “President Biden’s family is a vehicle for taking bribes.” Nothing less. The document provides additional details of “more than $20 million” in foreign “oligarchic” payments to front companies controlled by Hunter Biden and his associates. according to Punch Paul NewsThis document is the strongest indication that House Republicans will launch an impeachment inquiry into Joe Biden this fall.
But unless the document proves that a bribe was paid to Joe Biden or his son and that the money paid resulted in an official decision that benefited the “oligarchy”. The document provided no further evidence that the payments to Hunter Biden and his associates violated any law.
journalist from Washington Post Philip Bohm explains in an article (Free link) the Republican allegations and prove convincingly that these are, for the time being, unfounded. This includes the allegation that both Joe Biden and Hunter Biden took a $5 million bribe from the Ukrainian energy company Burisma.
But Republicans are quick to jump to conclusions, as this letter posted Wednesday by House Speaker Kevin McCarthy on X states:
break → ongoing investigation of @employee It reveals that Biden took over $20 million from oligarchs in Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine while Joe Biden was vice president.
Biden’s Business Model:
🔘 Wealth from foreign money
🔘 tax evasion
🔘 Pursuing political opponents
– Kevin McCarthy (SpeakerMcCarthy) August 9, 2023
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