First son Hunter Biden is expected to meet with prospective buyers at shows carrying his art work later this year in New York and Los Angeles, raising new ethical concerns about influence peddling tied to the sales, according to a report.
President Biden’s son is expected to appear at during a private affair in Los Angeles and a larger show in the Big Apple, Georges Berges Gallery spokeswoman Robin Davis told CBS News.
“He’s looking forward to it. It is like someone debuting in the world. And of course he will be there,” Davis said.
Davis said the the potential buyers “will be vetted … so whomever is appropriate will be attending.”
The arrangement appears to conflict with a promise from the White House that the identities of the potential buyers will be kept secret.
“The gallerist will not share information about buyers or prospective buyers, including their identities, with Hunter Biden or the administration, which provides quite