Conservatives Warn Biden After He Jokes About Alleged Bribery Scandal

FILE - President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden leave Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Johns Island, S.C., after attending a Mass on Aug. 13, 2022. Biden is in Kiawah Island with his family on vacation. An IRS special agent is seeking whistleblower protection to disclose information regarding what the agent contends is mishandling of an investigation into President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden. That is according to a letter to Congress obtained by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
  • President Biden was scorched by commentators across Twitter on Thursday after he responded to a question about an alleged bribery scandal with a joke.
  • Biden has been under scrutiny for behavior that allegedly took place during his tenure as vice president under Barack Obama.
  • House Oversight Committee members were approached by a whistleblower who said the FBI was in possession of a document in 2020 indicating Biden had been involved in a $5 million criminal bribery scheme with a foreign national in exchange for influence over policy decisions while vice president.