Jim Jordan gets fact-checked face-to-face in militant MSNBC interview

manager Jim Jordan When Chuck Todd Attended a sparring match on Sunday as an MSNBC host accused an Ohio Republican of painting a misleading picture of the former president’s ways donald trump president Joe Biden Each house handled the discovery of classified documents.

In a tense interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Jordan cited the FBI’s Aug. 8 raid on Trump’s Mar-a-Lago mansion in Florida, stating that the judicial The ministry repeatedly claimed Trump was “weaponized.”many classified documents Acquired That search was followed by months of demands for the return of the papers.

“You keep talking about this raid on Donald Trump,” Todd pushed back. It took.”

“The subpoena was issued 60 days before they actually executed the subpoena. More importantly, the public only learned about it when Donald Trump told the public about it. am.”

“Paint it as a picture of the FBI doing this, this, this within hours when it was actually a year and a half that Donald Trump did not comply with a request from the National Archives,” he said. continued. “A year and a half. This is not evidence that they have been weaponized and run politics in any way.”

Still, Jordan insisted there is a double standard between Trump and Biden. “They raided Trump’s house, they didn’t raid Biden’s house,” he said.

“Because Biden didn’t defy the subpoena, Congressman,” Todd replied.

The FBI conducted a consensual search of Biden’s home in Wilmington, Delaware earlier this month and found six more classified documents. The investigation follows disclosures from Biden’s team that found classified documents at the president’s home in Delaware and his former office in Washington four times between Nov. 2 and his Jan. 14. It follows.

Last week, Mike Pence’s attorney revealed that classified documents were also found at the home of the former vice president in Indiana.