Neither former Vice President Joe Biden nor President Donald Trump got a single question about recent allegations of corruption against the Democratic nominee at their respective town halls Thursday evening.
The events came two days after the New York Post originally reported Biden had both been aware of and participated in his son Hunter Biden’s business dealings in Ukraine and China, contradicting the nominee’s earlier denials. Twitter and Facebook censored the Post articles throughout Wednesday and Thursday, with Twitter going so far as to ban users from sharing the link, even through direct messages.
ABC News Host George Stephanopoulos avoided the topic entirely throughout his 90-minute town hall with Biden, and NBC News Anchor Savannah Guthrie did the same with Trump throughout is 60-minute town hall.
Twitter locked down the official Trump campaign twitter account and White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany’s personal account for sharing aspects of the New York Post stories on