The Biden administration is reportedly worried that Hunter Biden's indiscretions will derail his father's re-election hopes.
Republican investigations into Hunter Biden's shady business dealings have a good chance of yielding something prosecutable, and if the president thinks they will, he may decide not to run, Politico reported.
“White House officials said Biden is preparing to seek reelection, but a final decision likely won’t be made for several months, with the first lady having an outsized influence. Some aides believe that Biden could forgo another campaign if it would shield his family from hostile congressional investigations,” the report stated.
Republicans could deploy a select committee to investigate Hunter and other members of the Biden family, similar to Democrats' January 6 committee.
“We’ve got a lot of opportunities. We’ve got a lot of work to do. Obviously, we’re going to have some high-profile committee hearings on the investigations dealing with Hunter Biden,” Rep. James Comer (R-KY) said.
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