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How Trump Taught America to Tolerate Brazen Corruption

How Trump Taught America to Tolerate Brazen Corruption

[ad_1] Have you heard about the president who received money from China and other foreign countries? No, not the current president. The former one. House Republicans recently launched an impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden, premised on the claim that he is hiding, in the words of Speaker Mike Johnson, “millions of dollars in payments from America’s foreign adversaries.” As yet, they have produced no evidence to back up the idea that Biden profited. (The payments they have flagged involve the business interests of his son Hunter Biden, who is facing two separate federal indictments at the moment, and his brother James.) David A. Graham: Republicans are playing house Meanwhile, House Democrats on Thursday released a report detailing how former President Donald Trump received, and then tried to hide, millions in payments from America’s foreign adversaries. Unlike in the impeachment inquiry, which is premised on a suspicion that Republicans hope will turn up evidence, the receipts are here. “President Trump’s businesses received, at a minimum, $7.8 million in foreign payments from at least 20 countries …