GOP, Dems agree that Biden classified documents scandal must be investigated

Posted 6 days ago


Democratic and Republican leaders of the House Problem Solvers Caucus agree that there must be an investigation of the classified documents found at President Biden's home.

Repeated searched of the Wilmington, Delaware residence have turned up several batches of classified materials, both from Biden's time as vice president and from his earlier days in the Senate. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Pa., and Josh Gottheimer, D-N. J. appeared together on "Fox News Sunday" to discuss the matter. Both men were clear on the need to get more information.

"Classified documents can never be taken out of a SCIF, ever," said Fitzpatrick, who is a former FBI agent. "That's number one. Number two, we need equal application of the law. And that's what we're going to make sure that we ensure."

FItzpatrick was referencing Biden's classified information situation as well as the ongoing one involving former President Donald Trump, who was found to have hundreds of pages of classified materials at his Mar-a-Lago home. While Biden's home has been subject to a slower search where his own lawyers have been able to participate, Trump's home was raided by the FBI.

"We're going to do a deep dive into the circumstances surrounding the prior administration and the current administration, both dealing with classified documents, making sure the law is applied equally across the board," Fitzpatrick s aid.... (Read more)