President Biden receives “Four Pinocchios” from The Washington Post for falsely claiming that his son, Hunter Biden, never made money from China.
Hunter Biden’s Court Testimony Confirms China Earnings
Hunter Biden’s court testimony directly contradicts his father’s previous statements, confirming that he received substantial payments from China.
Hunter’s Involvement with Chinese Entities
Hunter Biden’s involvement with the BHR investment advisory firm and a deal with CEFC China Energy highlights his connections to Chinese entities.
$4.8 Million Transactions from CEFC China Energy
Documents found on Hunter Biden’s laptop revealed transactions totaling $4.8 million from CEFC China Energy to entities controlled by him and his brother, James.
“Four Pinocchios” Awarded to Biden’s False Claims
Fact-checker Glenn Kessler concludes that President Biden’s denial during the debates about his son’s China earnings was refuted by Hunter’s court testimony.
Controversy Surrounding Hunter Biden’s Tax Crimes
Hunter Biden faces controversy over alleged tax crimes, including allegations of a “sweetheart deal” with the DOJ.
IRS Whistleblowers Allegations
IRS whistleblowers leading the probe into Hunter Biden’s tax affairs claim interference from the DOJ and discouragement from investigating potential wrongdoing involving his father.
White House’s Shifting Talking Points on Hunter’s Involvement
The White House shifts its talking points, claiming that President Biden had never been “in business” with Hunter, contradicting his previous statements.
Fact-Checking Biden’s Claim on Hunter Biden’s China Earnings
The Washington Post fact-checks President Biden’s claim, highlighting the contradictions and evidence of Hunter’s involvement with Chinese entities.
Hunter Biden’s China Trip with His Father
Hunter Biden used an official trip to China with his father in 2013 to connect with a Chinese business partner, introducing him to Joe Biden.
Investments and Deals with Chinese Entities
Hunter Biden’s involvement with the BHR investment advisory firm and a deal with CEFC China Energy solidify his connections to Chinese entities.
Biden’s Denial and Tailored Answer
Glenn Kessler suggests that President Biden may have deliberately tailored his answer during the debates to cover only the period when he was vice president.