Hunter Biden’s pathetic ‘defense’

Hunter Biden came out of hiding for a long ABC News interview Tuesday morning to try to lay to rest the questions about his foreign profiteering. He failed.

The main controversy centers on his $50,000-a-month position on the board of Burisma Holdings, a Ukrainian natural gas company that’s been under investigation for corruption for a decade, on and off.

Why did it bring on a 44-year-old lawyer who had no experience with Ukraine or natural gas — but happened to be the son of the US vice president who was serving as administration point man on Ukraine?

“I think I had as much experience as anybody else on the board … if not more,” Hunter told ABC News.

But — asked outright: “If your name was not Biden, do you think you would have been asked to be on the board of Burisma?” — he didn’t dare deny the obvious: “Probably not,” he replied.

Article URL : https://nypost.com/2019/10/15/hunter-bidens-pathetic-defense/

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