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We reported previously how House Oversight Committee Chair James Comer (R-KY) discovered that there was a third Biden family member whose name hadn’t come up before in the discussion of the family’s foreign business dealings that the Committee was investigating. That family member had received some payout from a $3 million wire from a CCP-related company.
The information came from the Committee subpoenaing the records of Rob Walker, a Biden business associate, and the records of his company, Robinson Walker, LLC.
BREAKING: @GOPoversight releases bank records showing that Biden family associate Rob Walker, used his company to transfer money from a Chinese energy company to Hunter Biden, James Biden, Hallie Biden, and a fourth “unknown Biden.” pic.twitter.com/Bu6bFCs8IR
— ALX 🇺🇸 (@alx) March 16, 2023
From 2015 through 2017, Biden family members and their companies received over $1.3 million in payments from Rob Walker-related accounts.
The Biden family members who received money from this account included:
o Hallie Biden, who received two separate payments totaling $35,000 in 2017;
o James Brian Biden Sr. (James Biden);
o Robert Hunter Biden (Hunter Biden); and
o A bank account identified as an unknown “Biden.” The Committee is continuing to investigate the identity of this account holder.
Two months after Joe Biden left office as vice president, State Energy HK, a Chinese company, wired $3 million to Robinson Walker, LLC. Then Robinson Walker, LLC, wired approximately a third of that — $1,065,000 — to European Energy and Infrastructure Group (EEIG), a company associated with James Gilliar, who was a partner of Hunter Biden and involved with the foreign transactions of the Biden family.
Then the Biden family received approximately $1,065,692 over three months in different bank accounts. Given the close similarity of the numbers, it looked like each was getting a third of the money from the China wire. Those monies went out to Hunter Biden’s company as well as Hallie Biden and the as-yet-unnamed “Biden.”
The Committee said since this money came so soon after Joe Biden left office, they wanted to know what the Biden family was getting this money for. Also, why was Hallie Biden who was a school counselor, getting this money, why was the money going to different bank accounts, and why did Robinson Walker, LLC get it first (seemingly acting as a “pass-through” account)? Then, of course, who is the unknown “Biden”? When it’s unnamed like that, one has to wonder if it’s the “Big Guy” who they tried not to name in other contexts.
Now, as we reported, the Committee has also finally gotten cooperation from the Treasury Department to turn over suspicious activity reports which they have refused to do for some time.
Democrats like Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) are freaking out so much that he claimed that this investigation into the Biden family — which has been going on for years — is somehow “opposition research” for President Donald Trump’s 2024 run. So you know they’re getting pretty panicked as to what might come out of this.
This raises all kinds of potential national security questions. George Washington Law professor Jonathan Turley also noted, “It could also supply added evidence of possible criminal charges over tax crimes as well as unlawful work as a foreign agent. There are also possible allegations of evading financial rules, false statements, and even money laundering.” That’s why transparency was so important here to determine the scope of the alleged influence peddling, he said.
Looks like the plot has now deepened with this new information on even a fourth “Biden.”
[Editor’s note: This story was originally published by RedState]
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