Politics: Why the artistic career of Hunter Biden embarrassed the White House

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Hunter Biden à Washington le 23 juillet 2021. © BRENDAN Smialowski / AFP Hunter Biden in Washington on July 23, 2021.

White House said on Friday take ethical precautions around the exhibition and sale of tables youngest son Joe Biden. The Biden administration, which wants irreproachable ethical, does not want the artistic career of Hunter Biden opens up potential conflicts of interest.

With a particularly troubled personal life and a professional career glazed controversy, Hunter Biden, 51, is considered the enfant terrible of US president. After the US Navy, finance or the natural gas industry, the youngest son of Joe Biden embarked on painting. An artistic career that, again, could pose conflicts of interest issues to his father, the 46th president of the United States .

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Tables of Hunter Biden will be exposed later this year in Los Angeles and at the Galerie Georges Berges New York. But several American media in particular point to the risk of industrial or financial buy his works for the sole purpose of attracting the good graces of the White House. According to CBS News , the amount of tables go up to $ 500 000.

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interview with CBS News, Robin Davis, spokesman for the Galerie Georges Berges, confirmed that the businessman became a painter attend events. "He wait to be" , has he said. But the presence of Hunter Biden to these exposures, where he might have to meet potential buyers, goes against an agreement with the owner of the gallery, says the American chain. This agreement aims to keep secret the identity of buyers and Hunter Biden for President Biden, the White House and the public.

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Confidential transactions?

Questioned repeatedly about the artistic career of the son of Joe Biden, the Biden administration said on Friday, speaking through his spokesman Jen Psaki that ethical precautions around the whole exhibition and sale of paintings from Hunter Biden taken. She confirmed the president's son was going "attend events," assuring that it was "not the same as meeting potential buyers' . Jen Psaki

previously announced July 9 the establishment of an "system allowing Hunter Biden to practice with reasonable safeguards" , including confidentiality of any transaction and the lack of contact the buyers.

"All exchanges concerning the sale of works and the amount will be led by a professional gallery, following the strictest rules. Any abnormal tenders will be rejected ", explained Jen Psaki. "The gallery will not deliver any information on buyers or potential buyers, including their identity, whether at Hunter Biden or administration, which ensures a high level of protection and transparency" .

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