First son Hunter Biden needled embattled Florida GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz in his memoir about Gaetz’s comments on Biden’s alcohol and drug addiction.
Hunter Biden, President Joe Biden’s son, swiped at Gaetz in the prologue of Beautiful Things, due for release on Tuesday, recalling how he turned on the TV while writing the book to see the congressman reading a magazine article about Biden’s troubles with substance abuse during a House Judiciary Committee hearing.
“This from someone once arrested for driving under the influence in his daddy’s BMW, and who later had the charges mysteriously dropped,” Hunter Biden wrote. “Anything to keep the reality-TV narrative running.”
Biden went on to describe Gaetz, a cable news mainstay, as former President Donald Trump’s “henchman.”
Trump brought up Biden’s foreign business dealings and personal life during his 2020 race against his eventual successor.
“Hunter [Biden] got thrown out of the military