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Joe Biden Contradicts Top Adviser, Claims
Was Never Warned About Burisma

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Posted By: Imright, 12/9/2019 8:07:26 AM

Joe Biden is claiming staffers never warned that his youngest son’s role with Burisma Holdings, a Ukrainian natural gas conglomerate, posed a conflict of interest — contradicting one of his top advisers.The former vice president, who is increasingly under pressure from voters to explain Hunter Biden’s wheeling and dealing overseas, told NPR in an extensive interview on Friday that his staff never brought the issue to his attention.“Nobody warned me about a potential conflict of interest. Nobody warned me about that,”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: udanja99 12/9/2019 8:11:30 AM (No. 256847)
If he needed to be warned about conflict of interest then he’s entirely too stupid to run for any public office. He’s been in one office or another for almost 50 years so ignorance is no excuse. It’s perfectly clear that he was on the take.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird 12/9/2019 8:18:27 AM (No. 256859)
In the demented, this is called “confabulation”… compensating for lost memory by making up stories, changing history. It is entirely possible he remembers little or nothing about this time or any other time in his life except ‘way back when he was a lifeguard.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Avikingman 12/9/2019 8:26:29 AM (No. 256873)
Walter Mitty is in a fog bank.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Clinger 12/9/2019 8:27:17 AM (No. 256875)
But I hear he can do a push-up. The plagiarizing paragon of truth and honor had spoken. He doesn't grasp that the implications of believing him are worse .
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Reply 5 - Posted by: lakerman1 12/9/2019 8:52:03 AM (No. 256894)
I suppose there might be subtle conflicts of interest, where a Vice President would need a heads-up from someone, but this was not one of those subtle issues. Even someone with the damaged brain of Biden should have seen it. It should have been obvious to Old Jo. And the White House should have stopped it. But this one is on Old Jo's shoulders...
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rumblehog 12/9/2019 8:58:39 AM (No. 256902)
Joe throws his aides under the "No Malarky" bus.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: milwaukeeroad 12/9/2019 9:05:06 AM (No. 256908)
Rough and Tough Joey Biden wanted Shokin fired because Shokin seized Burisma's assets. No wonder Joey was upset; his innocent son wasn't getting paid any longer. No conflict of interest there! Gracious, how naive does Joey really think we all are?!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: milwaukeeroad 12/9/2019 9:08:38 AM (No. 256913)
Can you imagine the eye-rolling among Joey's "accused" staff?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Rumblehog 12/9/2019 9:21:10 AM (No. 256926)
And let's not forget, Joe took money directly from Burisma too. He's even throwing his own kid under the bus to protect his racket.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: qr4j 12/9/2019 9:38:58 AM (No. 256942)
Of course Biden contradicts his adviser. He cannot remember a dang thing. His mind is too full of push-up challenges for octogenarian military veterans who dare call him on his idiotic views.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Venturer 12/9/2019 10:22:14 AM (No. 257001)
Biden does not appear to even have any idea how stupid this sounds. Who ties his shoes in the morning. Pretty sure he can't
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Reply 12 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 12/9/2019 10:55:03 AM (No. 257049)
In their swamp it only became a conflict of interest when Hillary lost.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: DVC 12/9/2019 11:04:19 AM (No. 257062)
C'mon, man, Idiot Joe can't remember what he had for breakfast. Do you expect him to remember that he set up the kickbacks via Ukraine for his son? Or that he was warned by his staff? Or that he ignored them and did it anyway? /s off A totally corrupt Senator, a totally corrupt VP, and a totally corrupt, and suffering from dementia Presidential candidate.
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