FOX News host Steve Doocy is unimpressed by the latest Republican investigation into President Joe Biden’s family.
The House Oversight Committee released documents on Wednesday reflecting payments from foreign sources to Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden and the president’s brother James Biden. But not against Joe Biden himself.
Doucy told committee chair Rep. James Comer (R-K.): Appearing in “Fox & Friends” Thursday announced that his material was weak.
“I know the Republicans are saying that the killer is the financial records they got by filing a subpoena,” Doocy said, noting that Mr. Comer sent $10 million worth of money to Mr. Biden. He pointed out that it was evidence of “influence peddling” by
“But that’s just your suggestion, there’s actually no fact on that point. There’s some circumstantial evidence,” Doocy said. “And the other is that out of all these names, there’s only one person who didn’t make a profit. There’s no evidence that Joe Biden did anything illegal.”
Mr. Doucy was not the only right-wing media figure to skewer Mr. Comer’s investigation.Fox News colleague Gerardo Rivera wrote on wednesday “The commission’s allegations of outrage are vague and general, and do not point to a specific crime,” it said.
And former Donald Trump adviser Sebastian Goka he said he was not impressed That’s because, Mr. Comer claims, he has not found a “decisive blow” where the money actually influenced Mr. Biden’s public conduct.
The White House is gleefully tracking coverage of Wednesday’s presentation by the Oversight Committee, making sure reporters see the disappointing headlines.
White House spokesman Ian Sams said Thursday that “Comer continues to spread unsubstantiated innuendos and claims that despite months of taxpayer-funded ‘investigations’, his Recent actions further prove that this is all a baseless attempt to attack President Biden politically.”
On Fox News, Comer defended his work.
“Don’t get me wrong, Joe Biden was also involved. All of these countries where Mr. and Mrs. Biden were receiving funding were countries that Joe Biden was actively visiting,” Kammer said. . “And we are ultimately looking for more bank records that we believe suggest Joe Biden was an active participant in this.”