Washington. The ‘White House’ said on Thursday that some more confidential documents have been found from US President Joe Biden’s residence and his private office. The documents recovered from Biden’s private office in Washington date from 2009 to 2016, when he was Vice President. In a statement, White House Special Counsel Richard Sauber said in a statement that after receiving government documents at the Penn Biden Center in November 2022 and coordinating closely with the Department of Justice, the president’s attorneys have worked with Biden in Wilmington and Rehoboth Beach. , Delaware, Residences Searched.
These may include the places where files would have been sent from the Vice President’s office at the time of transfer of power in 2017. Sauber said lawyers completed the search last night. The Justice Department has said that Attorney General Merrick B. Garland will make a statement later. Earlier this week, President Biden told reporters in Mexico that he was surprised to learn that some classified documents had been found in a private office.
Biden said he was unaware of what was in those papers and was “cooperating” with authorities. The White House had earlier said the Justice Department was reviewing some documents with “classified markings” from the previous Obama-Biden administration found at Biden’s think-tank office here. Biden had said, ‘I was told about this and was surprised to learn that there was a government record that was taken to that office. Although I do not know what is in the documents.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 13, 2023, 02:25 IST