MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Representative Tom Rice (R-SC) joined 94 different members of Congress — together with all six republican representatives from South Carolina — and despatched a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland calling for a particular counsel to analyze Hunter Biden.
The letter, signed on by Rice and 94 different republicans, states “It is increasingly clear that Hunter Biden took advantage of his father’s position as Vice President to develop business relationships with clients in Ukraine, China, and Kazakhstan. Additionally, it is clear from emails secured from Hunter Biden’s laptop that he used a cash gift from a Ukrainian Natural Gas company, Burisma, of which he was a board member, to pay off personal tax liabilities.”
The letter additionally states that former president Donald Trump “endured closer scrutiny from the Department of Justice for lesser accusations.”
The congress members who signed the letter are calling for a particular counsel “to preserve the integrity of this investigation and any subsequent prosecution.”
Read the total letter under.
No democrats signed on to the letter.