FLASHBACK: Biden Previously Defended Another Instance Where His Son Benefited From His Political Career Beth Baumann Posted: Oct 14, 2019
For the last few weeks we have continually heard about Hunter Biden profiting off of his father, former Vice President Joe Biden's, political connections. Hunter was being paid $50,000 a month from a Ukrainian gas company, despite having no natural energy experience, all while his dad was handling international relations with Ukraine on behalf of the Obama administration.
It turns out this isn't the first time Hunter has benefited from his father's connections.
Back in 2008, Tom Brokaw grilled Joe Biden about Hunter being hired by MBNA, a credit card company based in Delaware, right out of law school. Biden had received campaign contributions from the company before and was even working on a bill MBNA backed.