Donald Trump Jr.
The previous president’s son slammed Lawyer Normal Merrick Garland and stated the plea take care of Hunter Biden “reeks of favoritism.”
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.)
She tweeted that Hunter Biden’s plea deal “is a stunt to make him appear to be he’s simply cooperating with the DOJ” and that Trump was wrongfully accused of holding categorised paperwork with him.
Rep. James Comer (R-Ky.)
Comer, Chairman of the Home Oversight Committee, stated in an announcement that Biden has gotten away with “a slap on the wrist” and vowed to find out if President Joe Biden was concerned in “the household’s schemes.”
The assertion stated: “Let’s be clear: the Division of Justice’s expenses in opposition to President Biden’s son Hunter reveal a two-tiered system of justice. Hunter Biden is getting away with a slap on the wrist when rising proof uncovered by the Home Oversight Committee reveals the Bidens engaged in a sample of corruption, affect peddling, and probably bribery…We won’t relaxation till the total extent of President Biden’s involvement within the household’s schemes are revealed.”
Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.)
Raskin, the rating Democrat member on the Home oversight committee, slammed Republicans for selling “debunked conspiracy theories” in regards to the president.
Sen. Chris Coons (D-De.)
A Biden ally from the president’s dwelling state, Sen. Chris Coons stated he’s “inspired” that Hunter Biden is accepting duty.
“From press accounts, I’m inspired that Hunter is taking duty for his actions, paying the taxes that he owes, and making ready to maneuver on along with his life.”
Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY)
The chair of Home Republicans was sad about Biden’s tentative plea settlement and accused Democrats of weaponizing the justice system.
“It’s by no means been extra clear that we have now a two-tiered system of justice when you’ve the son of the sitting President of america promoting our nation out to the very best bidder, laundering cash, committing tax fraud, accepting bribes, illegally acquiring a firearm, and shamefully avoiding baby help,” she stated.
Gov. Nikki Haley (R-S.C.)
“This plea deal solely raises additional questions on Hunter Biden’s crimes and the double normal of justice in our federal authorities. There’s clearly much more the Biden household has to reply for,” the previous South Carolina governor and 2024 GOP candidate stated in an announcement to Semafor.
Speaker Kevin McCarty (R-Ca.)
McCarthy known as Biden’s plea settlement a “sweetheart deal.”
“It continues to indicate the two-tier system in America,” McCarthy stated of the plea deal. “f you’re the president’s main political opponent, the DOJ tries to actually put you in jail and provide you with jail time. However in case you are the president’s son, you get a sweetheart deal.”
Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.)
The Florida governor and 2024 GOP candidate additionally described the settlement as a “sweetheart deal.”
The entrepreneur and 2024 GOP candidate stated the plea deal was a “joke.”
“It’s a feigned retreat & reveals they’re much more scared than ever of scrutiny for the actual crimes,” he tweeted.
Rep. Byron Donalds (R-Fla.)
Donalds described the settlement as a “slap on the wrist.”