Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz called for the House to impeach President Joe Biden after allegations from two IRS whistleblowers revealed a “stunning” amount of government corruption, he said during an episode of his podcast released Friday.
Citing recently released testimony from two IRS whistleblowers regarding the investigation into Hunter Biden for tax evasion and other financial crimes, Cruz argued on “Verdict with Ted Cruz” that the “stunning” allegations, if true, should warrant an impeachment of Biden.
“These allegations are not coming from partisan Republicans, they are coming from career, senior IRS officials and investigators who are appalled — absolutely appalled — at what happened,” Cruz stated.
Among the allegations Cruz detailed were not only that Hunter Biden had avoided paying federal taxes to the tune of $2.2 million, but that Biden officials within the Department of Justice actively sought to stymie any investigation into his purported misdeeds.
Additionally, Cruz pointed to a purported WhatsApp message dating from July 2017 in which Hunter Biden appears to threaten a Chinese business associate with the backing of his father.
“I am sitting here with my father and we would like to understand why the commitment made has not been fulfilled,” Hunter Biden allegedly