Former Department of Homeland Security acting Secretary Chad Wolf blasted President Joe Biden Friday after the president claimed Wolf’s agency stonewalled Biden’s transition team, contributing to the illegal immigration crisis at the U.S. southern border.
Biden claimed in an interview with the “TODAY” show that aired Friday morning that Wolf’s department refused to share information with Biden’s transition team, leaving a mess for Biden’s administration to clean up after he took office. Wolf ‘responded to the claims on Twitter and accused Biden of lying while trying to scapegoat former President Donald Trump’s administration for Biden’s policy failures.
“While I respect the Presidency, this is a pure lie. The admin is looking for any reason to explain the crisis they created. We briefed the transition team numerous, numerous times,” Wolf said.
Wolf also hit back at claims by Biden that Trump had left DHS and the Department of Defense understaffed after firing many officials.
“And the reference to firing officials is lunacy. Someone might