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Hunter Biden’s aide said she “understands” Joe Biden would temporarily cover his business debts up to $800,000, according to a 2019 email.
Katie Dodge, then Hunter’s assistant, emailed Virginia-based accounting firm Global DEEZ founder Linda Shapero in January 2019 as her son made the career transition, according to the New York Post.
“I spoke with Hunter today about his bills,” Dodge wrote. “I understand Hunt’s father will cover these short-term bills as Hunter progresses in his career.”
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The email is addressed directly to “the VP team” in the body of the message, and was copied in carbon copy to Richard Ruffner – a personal assistant working for Joe Biden at the time.
This email is just the latest in a series of unearthed communications sent to and from Hunter Biden during his father’s tenure as vice president. The data was found on a laptop left by Hunter Biden at a computer repair shop in his hometown of Wilmington, Delaware.
The emails show deep financial ties to Chinese investors and include a variety of conversations that appear to refer to Joe Biden’s request for help with private matters.
Fox News Digital reached out to the White House for comment but did not receive a response.
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White House Publicist Jen Psaki said Tuesday she had no information on nearly a dozen meetings at the White House between Biden hunterformer business partner of and President Biden when he was vice president.
Asked by Fox News White House correspondent Jacqui Heinrich if the president still maintained his position that he had not spoken with Hunter Biden about his business dealings, Psaki said: “He maintains the same statements as he has done in the past.”
The meeting with Joe Biden was one of 19 visits Eric Schwerin made to the White House, where he also met with various aides to the vice president, according to archived Obama White House visitor logs.
Both PSAKI and Biden have maintained that the president has not spoken with his son about his business dealings.
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