News

Harris on Graham Biden probe: A 'distraction' from the 'criminal living in the White House'

Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisRand Paul introduces bill to end no-knock warrants The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook McEnany says Juneteenth is a very ‘meaningful’ day to Trump MORE (D-Calif.) said Thursday on “The Late Show” that a newly announced probe by Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police OVERNIGHT DEFENSE: Joint Chiefs chairman says he regrets participating in Trump photo-op | GOP senators back Joint Chiefs chairman who voiced regret over Trump photo-op | Senate panel approves 0B defense policy bill GOP senators back Joint Chiefs chairman who voiced regret over Trump photo-op MORE (R-S.C.) into former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ‘force with compassion’ The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook MORE is a “distraction” from the “criminal living in the White House.”

“It’s the same thing that they’ve been doing which is to create a big distraction from the facts and the evidence, and frankly, my perspective is ‘leave Joe alone,'” Harris, a member of the Judiciary Committee, said of Graham’s probe, which relates to Biden and his son Hunter Biden, as well as Ukrainian energy company Burisma Holdings. 

“The Burisma, the Biden probe, it’s a bunch of B.S. and it’s to distract,” she told “Late Show” host Stephen ColbertStephen Tyrone ColbertThe Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook Colbert launches ‘Be Your Own President’ merch line ‘to help peaceful protesters’ Stacey Abrams says she hasn’t heard from Biden campaign about VP search MORE.

ADVERTISEMENT

“It also speaks to the fact that they know they have to create this big distraction because there’s a lot there, otherwise that the American public is focusing on that tells us about the fact that we have a criminal living in the White House,” the Democratic presidential hopeful said. 

Graham said in a Thursday letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that he wants documents connected to the Bidens and Ukraine.

Click Here: Bape Kid 1st Camo Ape Head rompers

He specifically requested documents “to assist in answering questions regarding allegations that Vice President Biden played a role in the termination of Prosecutor General [Viktor] Shokin in an effort to end the investigation of the company employing his son.” 

The probe comes amid the House’s impeachment inquiry into President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren, Democrats urge Trump to back down from veto threat over changing Confederate-named bases Esper orders ‘After Action Review’ of National Guard’s role in protests MORE over his own actions regarding Ukraine. Republicans have focused on Hunter Biden’s seat on the board of Burisma during the investigation.  Harris and Joe Biden are among more than a dozen people running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination and faced off on the debate stage on Wednesday night. 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *