2023-01-31 18:07:49

FBI searched Biden think tank office after classified documents were found last year, reports say

By Emma Kinery

Key Points

  • The FBI searched the office used by President Joe Biden after his vice presidency in November, after classified documents were first discovered there, according to two reports Tuesday.
  • The search of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement was not previously disclosed by the White House or Biden's personal attorneys.
  • Both Biden and Trump are under investigations by special counsels for mishandling classified documents.
  • Last week it was also reported that Trump's Vice President Mike Pence also had classified documents in his home in Indiana.

An office building housing the Penn Biden Center, a think tank affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania, is seen in Washington, DC, January 10, 2023, following reports that classified documents from the time when US President Joe Biden was serving as Barack Obama's vice president have been found at the center that Biden sometimes used as office space.

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