More Classified Documents Found in Biden’s Delaware Home

Justice Department Finds More Classified Docs In Biden's Home
The silhouette of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, is seen greeting attendees during a campaign event in Dubuque, Iowa, U.S., on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020. Biden is opening a daunting lead over the rest of the field in the March 3 Texas primary, but his advantage has slipped in South Carolina, where the primary later this month is crucial for his campaign. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

At a glance

  • Federal investigators found more classified materials during a search of President Biden’s Delaware home — with some dating back to his years in the Senate, Biden’s lawyer announced Saturday.
  • Bob Bauer, Biden’s newly acquired personal lawyer, said the Justice Department took six documents marked classified and some of Biden’s notes during a Friday search that lasted 13 hours.
  • The department “took possession of materials it deemed within the scope of its inquiry, including six items consisting of documents with classification markings and surrounding materials, some of which were from the President’s service in the Senate and some of which were from his tenure as Vice President,” Bauer said in a statement.

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