Confidential documents continue to emerge from the homes and offices of senior officials in the United States. Assistant to former President Donald Trump, behind US President Joe Biden Mike PenceIt was announced that secret documents were found at his home in Indiana last week. It was reported that the documents found in Pence’s home were delivered to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the National Archives and Records Administration was informed about the documents. It was announced that the FBI came to Pence’s house and received the documents in question.
Pence’s lawyer said in a written statement that a small number of classified documents were “accidentally” boxed and moved to Mr. Pence’s house at the end of Trump’s presidency, adding that Pence had to go to examine the documents in President Biden’s house in Wilmington after secret documents were found. He called a lawyer specialized in this matter and announced that he received support. The public was not informed about the contents of the classified documents.
CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SCANDAL
Confidential documents were found in the search made by the FBI on August 8, 2022, at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago mansion in Palm Beach, Florida, and an investigation was launched against Trump. On November 2, 2022, President Biden’s office in the capital Washington DC while he was serving as an honorary professor at the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement at the University of Pennsylvania, on December 20, 2022 and on January 12 in the state of Delaware. “Confidential documents” from his Vice Presidential term were found in the garage and warehouse of his Wilmington residence.
US Attorney General Merrick Garland said: confidential documents announced the appointment of special prosecutor Robert Hur to lead the investigation.
USAUnder the Presidential Records Act, when an administration ends, White House records must go to the National Archives. There are regulations that such files must be stored securely.