NBC Reporter on ‘Morn­ing Joe’ Turns to Legal Tech­ni­cal­i­ties to Excuse the Bidens

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<div>NBC Reporter on 'Morning Joe' Turns to Legal Technicalities to Excuse the Bidens</div>

No one should expect Morn­ing Joe is going to approach the House impeach­ment inquiry with any­thing less than hos­til­i­ty. Joe Scar­bor­ough rou­tine­ly rips into House Over­sight Com­mit­tee chair­man James Com­er, recent­ly com­par­ing him to Arnold the Pig from Green Acres. But on Thurs­day morn­ing, they turned to NBC reporter Ryan Nobles to explain how the Repub­li­cans just don’t have any seri­ous con­nec­tion between Hunter Biden and Joe Biden. 
After show­ing video of Nobles bat­tling with House Ways and Means Chair­man Jason Smith on the time­line — with Nobles insist­ing you can’t hold Joe Biden account­able for grift­ing while he’s out of office — Willie Geist asked Nobles: “Have you, in your report­ing as an excel­lent reporter, have you found any­thing that shows you a con­nec­tion between Hunter Biden’s busi­ness deal­ings and the pres­i­dent of the Unit­ed States?” Nobles under­lined it has to be legal: 

NOBLES: There isn’t that hard piece of evi­dence that, if you pre­sent­ed it in a court of law, would con­vict some­one. I think that’s the impor­tant part of this. A …