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Hallie Biden, the widow of Beau Biden, is identified as the third Biden family member who received payment from a Hunter Biden associate who got a $3 million transfer from a Chinese company in 2017 – the latest bombshell according to House Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. James Comer.

Comer released the memo with the stunning details a day after committee staff viewed ‘suspicious activity reports’ at Treasury. The Kentucky Republican also confirmed that his panel had subpoenaed Bank of America for in-depth financial records concerning Hunter Biden. 

The chairman said Biden family members, including James Biden, the president’s brother and Hunter Biden, his surviving son, received payments totaling $1.3 million – revealing that Hallie Biden was among them. He cast it all as part of what he terms ‘influence peddling’ by Biden family members.

‘The Biden family members who received money from this account included: Hallie Biden, who received two separate payments totaling $35,000 in 2017; James Brian Biden Sr. (James Biden); Robert Hunter Biden (Hunter Biden)’ Comer told colleagues.

He also referenced ‘a bank account identified as an unknown ‘Biden’ and said the committee was continuing to investigate. James Biden is the president’s brother. Hunter is his surviving son, and Hallie is his late son Beau’s widow.

Hallie Biden, seen here with Beau Biden, received $35,000 from Biden associate Mr. John Robinson Walker, according to Rep. James Comer. Comer, who as chair of House Oversight subpoenaed bank information, says Walker's company got $3 million from a Chinese firm in 2017

Hallie Biden, seen here with Beau Biden, received $35,000 from Biden associate Mr. John Robinson Walker, according to Rep. James Comer. Comer, who as chair of House Oversight subpoenaed bank information, says Walker’s company got $3 million from a Chinese firm in 2017

In the memo, which was obtained by DailyMail.com, Comer asked ‘why Hallie Biden—publicly reported to work as a school counselor—received money from Robinson Walker, the account holder who got the initial deposit from the Chinese firm.

He also took a shot at ranking member Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.), who accused him of running a ‘dragnet’ for personal financial information on Walker, a former Hunter associate who also goes by John R. Walker.

‘Ranking Member Jamie Raskin mischaracterized the substance of the bank records by referencing payments related to Mr. Walker’s miscellaneous purchases such as “Papa John’s” and “coffee at Starbucks,’ he wrote, referencing a blistering memo by Raskin blasting the probe as a dragnet.

‘Rep. Raskin omitted material facts that Robinson Walker, LLC received a $3 million wire from a Chinese company in March 2017—less than two months after Vice President Joe Biden left public office—and that Mr. Walker then transferred over a million dollars to various bank accounts associated with the Bidens in the following months,’ he wrote.

The memo is to Oversight Committee members, and is stated as being from Republican majority staff. It is titled: ‘New Evidence Resulting from the Oversight Committee’s Investigation into the Biden Family’s Influence Peddling and Business Schemes.’

The memo comes after Republican staff for the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday got their first look at scores of ‘suspicious activity reports’ that U.S. banks flagged related to transactions involving Biden family members and associates.

Comer laid out the allegations in a letter from majority staff to panel members

Comer laid out the allegations in a letter from majority staff to panel members

A chart lists a $25,000 payment to Hallie Biden from a Walker LLC

A chart lists a $25,000 payment to Hallie Biden from a Walker LLC

President Biden dined at Hallie Biden's home in Delaware last week, according to a pool report filed by a reporter traveling with the president

President Biden dined at Hallie Biden’s home in Delaware last week, according to a pool report filed by a reporter traveling with the president

Hallie Biden, 49, is the widow of Beau Biden, the president’s eldest son, who died of brain cancer in 2015, and the mother of two of the president’s grandchildren, Natalie and Robert Hunter. After her husband’s death from glioblastoma in 2015, Biden became the chairwoman of the board of directors for the Beau Biden Foundation For the Protection of Children.

She dated the president’s other son, Hunter Biden, from around 2016 to 2019.

The White House has repeatedly denied President Biden having knowledge of family members’ business dealings. He continues to socialize with family members frequently, traveling with Natalie Biden – Hallie and Beau’s daughter – to the West Coast this week, and dining at Hallie Biden’s home in Delaware last week, according to a pool report filed by a reporter traveling with the president.

 The transactions cited by Comer are from 2017, during the period after Beau’s death when Hallie Biden and Hunter Biden were romantically involved. 

The memo also references Biden associate James Giliar.

‘After the Chinese company wired Robinson Walker, LLC the $3 million, the Biden family received approximately $1,065,692 over a three-month period in different bank accounts. Notably, EEIG, James Gilliar’s affiliated company, received almost the exact same amount— $1,065,000—on March 2, 2017.’

DailyMail.com has reached out to the White House seeking comment on Comer’s revelations, which follow a series of appearances on Fox News,  

Comer says he issued the subpoena Feb. 27.  He writes that it was in pursuit of ‘legislative solutions’ – a statement that recalls the court fight over Democratic efforts to claw tax information about President Donald Trump. They argued it court it was part of their legislative purpose. 

Comer (R-Ky.) has been pushing to gain access to the information as part of what he terms Biden family ‘influence peddling,’ and Treasury acceded to the request Monday. 

That set up the chance for Comer staff, who are focusing their efforts on the business practices of Biden family members, to go to the Treasury Department to view the sensitive information in person. 

‘Oversight Committee staff will begin reviewing “suspicious activity reports” via camera at the Treasury Department on Wednesday afternoon. The SARs are those included in Chairman Comer’s January 11 request,’ a committee spokeswoman told DailyMail.com.

CBS News reported that financial institutions made 150 ‘suspicious activity filings’ concerning wire transactions for Hunter Biden or the president’s brother James Biden. The reports trigger security review, including large wire transfers, but it does not necessarily mean anything improper occurred. 

The committee action comes after Comer quietly subpoenaed Bank of America for financial records on a Hunter Biden associate.

Comer, and a pair of senior Republican senators who probed Hunter Biden before the 2020 election, have long had their sights on business dealings in China and Hunter Biden’s work for a Ukrainian energy company.

A source said Democratic staff would also have access to the SAR reports and would be reviewing the material.

The House Oversight Committee chair claimed he has obtained new Treasury and banking records potentially implicating an unnamed Biden ‘family member’ who has not previously been identified as taking part in what has been described as ‘influence peddling.’

The Kentucky congressman made the comment to Fox News after announcing that his panel has obtained Treasury Department documents known as ‘suspicious activity reports’ that it has been requesting.

His claim comes days after it was revealed that the committee quietly subpoenaed Bank of America for financial tractions information on a Hunter Biden associate John R. Walker. 

‘I’m not going to disclose that new name because that really changes things, because what we assumed was this was just about the president’s son and two brothers, but now there’s a new name that’s emerged. And they are a Biden,’ Comer told Fox News host Bill Hemmer Tuesday. 

‘So we’ve got a problem here with respect to trying to determine what exactly this family was doing to receive these transactions from China,’ he said, suggesting a coordinated effort. ‘This is important, and I think every American should be concerned about this issue of national security.’

Daytime host Bill Hemmer told the new panel chair the information seemed ‘important,’ then cautioned, ‘Let’s see where it goes.’ 

‘It’s been five years – long time to be investigating,’ Hemmer added. 

The documents are being viewed 'in camera' at Treasury, rather than being handed over to the committee

The documents are being viewed ‘in camera’ at Treasury, rather than being handed over to the committee

James Comer said a 'new name' has emerged in his committee's investigation, and the person is 'a Biden.' Comer specified that the person is not Hunter Biden, or the president's brothers Frank or Joe Biden – meaning it was someone new

James Comer said a ‘new name’ has emerged in his committee’s investigation, and the person is ‘a Biden.’ Comer specified that the person is not Hunter Biden, or the president’s brothers Frank or Joe Biden – meaning it was someone new

The White House has long denied President Biden knew the inner workings of his family members’ business.

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That came hours after Comer made a similar claim on opinion host Sean Hannity’s program, where he spelled out that the Bank of America records revealed a $3 million transaction from a Chinese energy company to Walker, the Biden associate.   

‘Two weeks ago, Sean, I subpoenaed a bank for records for three different former Hunter Biden business associates. One of those associates in particular, was Rob Walker. We got his account. We confirmed that account around two months after Joe Biden left the office of Vice-President, received a three-million-dollar wire from two individuals directly associated with the Chinese Communist Party.’

He said the following day, the Walker account ‘started transferring money into three different Biden family members’ accounts, including a new Biden family member that’s never before been identified as someone being involved in the influence-peddling scheme.’

He called it ‘very serious information.’

‘It does show a pattern that the Biden family was receiving money directly from China, and the question I have, Sean is what were they doing in return for that money? This is just one account; there are many more accounts and many more associates,’ he said. 

Hunter Biden is under federal investigation related to tax matters and finances. After Republicans won the House, Comer said he would probe 'influence peddling'

Hunter Biden is under federal investigation related to tax matters and finances. After Republicans won the House, Comer said he would probe ‘influence peddling’

Comer did not provide evidence of wrongdoing by Biden family members, and Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee have previously issued a report detailing transfers to an LLC for Walker’s company. 

His accusations came a day after top panel Democratic Rep. Jamie Raskin penned a blistering letter accusing Comer of running a ‘political dragnet’ seeking to unearth private details on Walker’s life, with bank records covering a ‘staggering 14-year period.’

Raskin appears to have learned about the subpoena from the majority, but he chastised Comer in his Sunday letter for brushing past a customary 48-hour notice period.

And he accuses Comer of intruding into the private details of Walker, who was involved in a joint venture with Chinese firm CEFC energy, part of what Comer casts as a web of entanglements benefitting Biden family members.

Raskin called the Bank of America subpoena ‘wildly overbroad.’ He also noted that Comer had sought documents from the ‘estranged mother of Hunter Biden’s child’ who sued him for paternity and child support, a reference to Lunden Alexis Roberts. 

Comer claimed three different Biden family members got ‘a cut’ from the $3 million he mentioned, and dismissed the idea it could be for services rendered. 

‘So, our question is, what exactly did they do to receive that money? What was the purpose of that $3 million wire?’

‘Now, that’s just the first wire that we’ve actually been able to obtain bank records,’ he continued. ‘There are many, many more.’



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