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Lindsey Graham Defends Biden
Amidst the fallout from the classified documents scandal, President Joe Biden received a statement of support from his friend Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who told the media that he did not suspect any purposeful wrongdoing by the president.
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Classified Docs Found At Pence’s Home
And, on Tuesday, an attorney for former Vice President Mike Pence announced that classified documents have also been found in his home in Indiana. Pence’s attorney said that his team notified the National Archives of the documents on January 18 after the discovery two days prior. Per protocol, the National Archives notified the