Republicans rage over Hunter Biden — with some notable exceptions
Republican lawmakers are venting their frustration over what they say is an overly lenient plea agreement between Hunter Biden and federal prosecutors, further escalating GOP tensions with the Justice Department.
Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) on Tuesday led the backlash from Republican lawmakers.
“It continues to show the two-tier system in America,” McCarthy told reporters, echoing the arguments Republicans deployed after the Justice Department earlier this month unsealed a 37-count indictment against former President Trump.
“If you are the president’s leading political opponent, the DOJ tries to literally put you...