As the White House scrambles to contain the fallout from a ballooning classified document scandal at a number of Joe Biden’s properties, the President has offered up one of the lamest excuses we’ve ever heard.
Joe Biden – the man with access to the nuclear codes – believed that it was okay to have some classified documents at his Delaware home because they happened to be locked up near his beloved Corvette.
President Joe Biden confirmed Thursday that a second batch of classified documents was found in his garage, but suggested they were safe because the garage — which stored his Corvette — was locked.Advertisement - story continues below
At a White House press conference, Biden downplayed security concerns about the materials found at his house in Delaware.
When a Fox News reporter asked what Biden was thinking by keeping documents in his garage next to his Corvette, Biden pushed back. “By the way, my Corvette’s in a locked garage, OK? So it’s not like they’re sitting out on the street,” he said.Trending:
“So the material was in a locked garage?” asked Fox News reporter Peter Doocy.
Biden responded: “Yes — as well as my Corvette.”
The scandal has been particularly damaging to Biden and the Democrats after they spent such time defaming former President Donald Trump for bringing documents back to Mar-a-Lago after his his time in office – documents that Trump both knew were there and that were declassified, according to the former Commander in Chief.
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