Flashback: White House Bragged About Not Asserting Executive Privilege over Special Counsel Probe into Joe Biden

Flashback: White House Bragged About Not Asserting Executive Privilege over Special Counsel Probe into Joe Biden


The White House previously bragged about not asserting executive privilege over Special Counsel Rob Hur’s probe into President Joe Biden for mishandling classified documents.

The White House’s tune changed on Thursday when Biden asserted executive privilege over his interview with Hur to prevent Congress from obtaining audio recordings of the interview.

During the president’s interview with Hur, Biden, 81, experienced mental lapses and “poor memory” at least seven times, according to a transcript that Breitbart News obtained.

The House Oversight Committee scheduled a markup on Thursday to begin the process of holding Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt of Congress for his refusal to hand over the recordings. The contempt proceedings are a part of the impeachment inquiry into Biden.

The reversal in policy comes after White

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