They made great deals, for themselves.Chelsea Clinton laughs at their pathetic attempts at self-aggrandizement.
In 2013 and 2014, China embarked on an aggressive air and island campaign to dominate the South China Sea, much to the dismay of Japan and other countries in the region. When Vice President Joe Biden visited the country in 2013, he emphasized trade between the U.S. and China and did not focus on the South China Sea. Secretary of State John Kerry did the same in 2014.Much more at the link.
Meanwhile, Biden's son Hunter and Kerry's stepson Chris Heinz carried out massive business deals with Chinese officials and the state-owned Bank of China. Worse, Hunter Biden and Chris Heinz even invested in a Chinese nuclear company under FBI investigation.
"During a critical eighteen-month period of diplomatic negotiations between Washington and Beijing, the Biden and Kerry families and friends pocketed major cash from companies connected to the Chinese government," Peter Schweizer writes in his new book "Secret Empires: How the American Political Class Hides Corruption and Enriches Family and Friends."
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Doing Well By Doing Good
Something from Ace's I've been sitting on: As Joe Biden and John Kerry Pushed a Softer Line on China, Their Sons Made Business Deals with the Chinese Government, and Even Invested in a Chinese Nuclear Company Under FBI Investigation