Hunter Biden persuaded his father to publicly approve his relationship with his brother Bo’s widow in 2017, saying it was the best for his grandchildren.
“‘Dad,’ I told him,’If people find out, but they think you disagree, it seems wrong,” reports “Fox News”, Hallie Biden (Hallie Biden).
At the time, Joe Biden recently left the White House after serving as Vice President of Barack Obama for two terms.
Hunter was still married to his separated wife Kathleen. He said that he and Halle were “very lucky” because after Bo died of cancer in May 2015, their family supported this unusual contact. .
Hunter told his father that if the former vice president did not comment positively on this matter, his grandson would suffer.
Hunter pleaded: “The kids must know that there is nothing wrong with it, and you are the one who can tell them.”
At that time, Biden agreed to issue a statement: “We are all lucky that Hunter and Halle met each other because they lived together again after experiencing such grief. They had the full support of me and Jill, and we worked for them. feel happy.”
Hunter and Halle broke up later, and Hunter wrote: “I tried frantically to grab a small part of my brother. I think Halle is doing the same thing.”