Witnesses whom lawmakers plan to question as part of the Republican-led impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden in the coming weeks were once some of the associates most intimately familiar with the Biden family’s business affairs.
Some of them had well-documented firsthand involvement in business ventures with the Bidens, and two had what records suggest were falling outs with the president’s son Hunter Biden.
The former associates include Tony Bobulinski, Eric Schwerin, and Rob Walker. Hunter Biden himself is also scheduled to testify at the end of February, and an interview with the president’s brother James Biden is in the works, according to a source familiar with the plans.
The former associates are positioned to deliver to Republicans what could be the most directly relevant testimony to the impeachment inquiry yet after several past witnesses provided material that was informative but that