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GOP Senator Presses FBI Director Over Handling Of Alleged Hunter Biden Laptop

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Ron Johnson is pressing Chris Wray over the Hunter Biden laptop.
The chairman of a Senate committee pressed FBI Director Christopher Wray for details of the bureau's handling of Hunter Biden's laptop.

Sen. Ron Johnson asked Wray whether the FBI has investigated both the contents of Biden's laptop and the claims made by a Delaware computer shop owner who claims he turned the device over to investigators last year.

Johnson's committee met with the shop owner earlier this month.

The Republican said the FBI has declined to inform the committee whether there are any inconsistencies in the shop owner's story or if any foreign governments are involved in the Biden email saga.

Sen. Ron Johnson said in a letter on Saturday that the FBI has declined to provide insight into its handling of a laptop purportedly belonging to Hunter Biden.

Investigators on the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, which Johnson chairs, have met with a computer shop owner who says he obtained the laptop last year.

In a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray, Johnson asked whether the owner, John Paul Mac Isaac, provided accurate information about his handling of the computer and his interactions with the FBI.

The Wisconsin Republican is also asking whether the FBI has investigated the contents of the purported Biden laptop and whether investigators have found evidence of any criminal wrongdoing.

"The committee must know whether the FBI has assessed the validity of materials the whistleblower has provided, and what, if any, actions the FBI has taken since obtaining this information," Johnson wrote.

Johnson said that the…
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