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Kevin McCarthy warns that Hunter Biden’s plea deal may lead to further legal complications.

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy: Hunter Biden’s Plea Deal Could Lead to More Legal Trouble

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) expressed concerns that the Department of Justice’s recent deal with Hunter Biden might not be the end of legal troubles for the president’s son. Hunter Biden pleaded guilty to three federal charges on Tuesday, but McCarthy believes that this agreement does not address the allegations of bribery and influence-peddling surrounding Biden’s overseas business deals.

McCarthy emphasized that the DOJ’s investigation is separate from the ongoing probes conducted by House Republicans. He argued that the DOJ should not be able to withhold any information from Chairman James Comer, as it claims there is a pending investigation.

Republicans Criticize DOJ’s Handling of Hunter Biden’s Case

McCarthy, along with other Republicans, criticized the Department of Justice for what they perceive as a lenient treatment of Hunter Biden. U.S. Attorney David Weiss, who is leading the case against Biden, stated that there is an ongoing investigation. However, McCarthy questioned the DOJ’s motives, suggesting that it could be a tactic to prevent House Republicans from accessing crucial information.

McCarthy firmly stated, “How can Hunter Biden plead guilty, avoid jail time, and then claim that the U.S. House of Representatives cannot receive the necessary documents? This is unacceptable and will not be tolerated.”

Kevin McCarthy warns that Hunter Biden’s plea deal may lead to further legal complications.

Republicans Raise Concerns About Two-Tiered Justice System

McCarthy and other Republicans argue that Hunter Biden’s plea deal highlights a perceived disparity in the U.S. justice system. They point to the recent federal charges against former President Donald Trump, alleging mishandling of classified documents and obstruction of justice. Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence was subject to an FBI raid as a result.

Last week, Trump pleaded not guilty to the charges. He also faces separate charges from the Manhattan District Attorney’s office.

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