Joseph R. Biden’s presidential campaign pushed back Wednesday against a report in The New York Post that alleges he knew more than he let on about his son Hunter’s foreign business dealings while he served as vice president.
Biden spokesman Andrew Bates said the alleged 2015 meeting between Mr. Biden and Vadym Pozharskyi, an adviser to the board of Burisma, that is at the heart of the report never happened.
“We have reviewed Joe Biden’s official schedules from the time and no meeting, as alleged by the New York Post, ever took place,” Mr. Bates said, according to the Politico.
The Trump campaign, meanwhile, pounced on the New York Post report, calling the allegations “explosive” and accusing Mr. Biden of lying to the American public about what he knew about Hunter’s business overseas.
The New York Post report said an email from Mr. Pozharskyi to Hunter Biden that was discovered on the hard drive of a laptop that was