Representative Adam Schiff, former chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, said Sunday that classified documents recently discovered in the possession of President Joe Biden since he was vice president could have national security implications.
Schiff said on ABC’s “This Week” that he would like to see more information from the intelligence community about the details of the documents, noting that he expects similar details regarding the document hoard. classified files that were recovered from former President Donald Trump. -The resort.
“I don’t think we can rule that out without knowing more about the facts,” the California Democrat said of the Biden documents when pressed by “This Week” co-anchor Jonathan Karl. about any national security risk.
“We have requested an intelligence community review of the Mar-a-Lago documents,” Schiff said. “I think we should get the same assessment of the documents found in the think tank as well as in President Biden’s house. I would like to know what those documents were. I would like to know what [intelligence community’s] the assessment is, if there was a risk of exposure and what would be the harm and if mitigation measures need to be taken. »
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