Fox News Politics: Another Day, Another Revelation About Classified Documents

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DRAMA DOCUMENT: White House lawyers reportedly requested the fbi search that discovered a fourth batch of misplaced classified documents inside the private residence of President Joe Biden on Friday. Justice Department officials had previously stated that the 13-hour search of Biden’s home in Wilmington, Delaware, was “consensual,” but it was unclear which party initiated it. It now appears the White House requested the search of its own free will, NBC News reported, citing White House sources. Friday’s batch of documents was the fourth found since November and the third inside Biden’s Wilmington home. Read more from Fox News’ Anders Hagstrom: Biden documents: White House requested an FBI search that uncovered the latest batch of classified documents

AND MORE DRAMA DOCUMENT… former vice president mike pence told Congress Tuesday that he discovered documents with classified marks at his Carmel, Indiana, home on Jan. 16 from his time as vice president. According to his team, Pence informed the National Archives on January 18 of a small number of possible classified documents found in two small boxes. Two other boxes contained copies of the vice-presidency’s documents. House Oversight Chairman Rep. James Comer said Pence’s transparency on the matter has been much better than that of the Biden team. Read more from Fox News’ Kelly Laco: Discovery of a new classified document, this time from former Vice President Mike Pence

RAISE THE CEILING (OF DEBT): Dozens of House Democrats They have proposed legislation that would remove the debt ceiling, allowing the government to borrow without any limits set by Congress. The federal government hit the Debt limit of 31.381 trillion dollars last week, and House Republicans are pushing for them to commit to reducing record growth in federal spending before agreeing to allow more borrowing. But Democrats accuse Republicans of setting up the possibility of prohibiting an increase in the debt ceiling, which would make the government unable to finance all of its current obligations. Read more from Fox News’ Peter Kasperowicz: Democrats push to remove debt ceiling and allow unlimited government borrowing

Rumors that former Vice President Mike Pence is launching a possible run for the White House have circulated for months.
(John Lamparski)

HUNTER IN THE HOUSE: President Biden’s son Hunter Biden, who faces far-reaching investigations into his dealings, once said he and other family members were “quarantined” at his father’s house, where documents were recently found classified. In his memoir published in April 2021, the president’s son said that he and other close family members spent election night on November 3, 2020 at the home in Wilmington, Delaware. Hunter Biden wrote that he, his children, his wife Melissa Cohen and his half-sister Ashley Biden and her husband Howard Kerin watched coverage of the presidential election together as the votes were counted. “You would have loved the scene on election night, too, even if the night would have driven you crazy, especially since the vote count went on for days,” Hunter Biden wrote in his memoir. Read more from Fox News’ Thomas Catenacci and Peter Doocy: Hunter Biden ‘quarantined’ at Delaware home where classified documents were found: ‘There was no escape’

Hunter Biden reportedly "in quarantine" at his father's home in Wilmington, Delaware, where classified documents were found.

Hunter Biden was reportedly “quarantined” at his father’s home in Wilmington, Delaware, where classified documents were found.
(Kevin Lamarque)

MAKE IT CLEAR: The White House and several Democrats have promised not to negotiate with the Republicans on the debt ceiling, but President Biden he himself previously championed the importance of having conversations with those across the aisle during his time as vice president. White House Press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said “we won’t do any negotiations on the debt ceiling,” but a decade ago Biden praised Republicans for negotiating before raising the debt ceiling. Read more from Fox News’ Kyle Morris: Biden praised the debt ceiling talks as vice president, saying it was a “great honor” to negotiate with the GOP.

ON CAPITOL HILL…

NEWT TAKE: Once again, the media is in a frenzy over this year’s debt ceiling debate, insisting that any Republican opposition to raising the debt ceiling is pure obstinacy. Speaker Kevin McCarthy and House Republicans need to make a few key points to win the support of the American people despite media bias. There are some key principles that all Republicans can uphold to show problem-solving leadership while winning the debt ceiling debate. Read more from Newt Gingrich: This is how the Republicans win the debt ceiling debate. If it’s posible

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., view the results of the midterm elections on Election Day.

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., view the results of the midterm elections on Election Day.
(Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)

SAINTS TAKE HEAT: An overwhelming majority of New York voters say they are under siege Representative George Santos, RN.Y., should resign from Congress, according to a Monday poll by Sienna. The poll found that 59% of the state’s voters said he should resign, while just 20% said he should stay in Congress. Among Republicans, 49% said they should resign, while only 26% said they shouldn’t. Santos is facing mounting calls to resign as more details about his past come to light, revealing much of his resume to be a fabrication. Santos has admitted to lying about his job and his educational background. He also faces federal, state and even international fraud investigations. Read more from Fox News’ Anders Hagstrom: Overwhelming Majority of New Yorkers Want George Santos to Resign: Poll

Rep. Greg Steube after the fall

Rep. Greg Steube after the fall
(Office of Congressman Steube)

PHYSICIAN ORDERS: A Florida congressman who was seriously injured after 20+ foot drop As he cuts down a tree outside his Sarasota home, he says he will “carry out as many of my congressional duties as possible” while he recovers at home after being released from the hospital. “I am lucky to have a great support team in my wife Jennifer, as well as numerous friends and family, including the Steube pups! Grateful for everyone’s prayers and well wishes as I recover from a fractured pelvis, lung perforated and several tears”. ligaments in my neck,” representative Greg Steube of Florida he said in a statement first shared with Fox News Digital on Monday. Read more from Fox News’ Sophia Slacik: Florida representative Steube provides an update on his recovery after a 25-foot fall from a ladder at his Sarasota home

WATCH 2024

PRESIDENTIAL STOP: Former President Donald Trump will make a stop on Saturday morning in New Hampshire, the state that for a century held the first presidential primaries in the race for the White House. Fox News has learned that the former president, who launched his third campaign for the White House in November, will deliver the keynote address to hundreds of party leaders, elected officials and activists who will attend the New Hampshire Republican Party Annual Meetingwhich this year will be held on Saturday, January 28. Read more from Fox News’ Paul Steinhauser: First on Fox: Trump stops in New Hampshire before South Carolina on Saturday

RISING THE CURTAIN: Behind the scenes, away from the spotlight and media headlines, likely and potential Republican White House hopefuls are making moves, including an apparent nudge between some of the best-known contenders. On Friday, Former Vice President Mike Pence The team hired a top adviser to a potential rival for the nomination: former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, who served alongside Pence in former President Donald Trump’s administration as ambassador to the United Nations. Read more from Fox News’ Paul Steinhauser: 2024 Watch: Top Haley Adviser Looted by Pence as Shadow GOP Presidential Primaries Heat Up

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