WASHINGTON — A outstanding Democratic congressman on Friday despatched an electronic mail of help to Hunter Biden’s ex-business accomplice Tony Bobulinski, telling him he would defend him towards slander within the media.
The e-mail from California Rep. Ro Khanna, a former Obama administration official and co-chair of Bernie Sander’s presidential marketing campaign, follows Bobulinski’s bombshell claims that he met Joe Biden and that the previous veep was concerned in his son’s shady abroad dealing, first revealed by The Post.
“Tony, hope you might be doing okay,” Khanna wrote in a Friday morning electronic mail obtained by Fox News.
“I did give an on the file assertion to The NY Instances that I do know you, you’ve at all times acted honorably with me, and also you and different relations supported me,” he went on.
Information present that Bobulinski, a US Navy veteran, has donated $21,400 to Khanna since 2013.
Khanna informed the businessman that he “refused to touch upon the main points of your allegations as a result of I don’t have private data about that, however have mentioned I respect your service to our nation and that you’ve got by no means been a ‘partisan hack’ in our interactions and have talked about placing nation over get together.”
“I even have made it clear that I don’t suppose you’re a Russian agent. I’ll proceed to make that assertion to any media that asks.”
Outstanding Democrats in Congress, together with Home Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D. Calif), have claimed that the reporting on emails from Hunter Biden’s onerous drive have been “Russian disinformation” and a smear that got here “from the Kremlin.”
Khanna signed off his electronic mail to Bobulinski together with his cellphone and a proposal to speak.
“After the warmth of the election, if you wish to, I’m glad to speak,” he wrote. “On a private degree, I want you and your loved ones one of the best.”
Democratic nominee Joe Biden has up to now vehemently denied that he had any data of his son’s enterprise dealings in Ukraine and China.
However in a bombshell assertion to The Put up, Bobulinski accused Biden of mendacity and mentioned they mentioned the household enterprise throughout a gathering at a Los Angeles resort on Might 2, 2017.
A brand new report on Thursday claimed that Bobulinski had since met with the FBI as a part of a previously-unknown investigation into allegations of money-laundering by Hunter Biden and his associates.