An outgoing Trump employee broke an air conditioning unit by stuffing copies of photos of Hunter Biden, the son of then-incoming President Joe Biden, inside the vents, according to New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman in her new book.
The bizarre act reportedly occurred in the final days of Donald Trump’s presidency as his aides were preparing (or in some cases trying to prevent) the transition to the Joe Biden administration. reported politician on Friday citing an advance copy of the upcoming “Confidence Man.”
The stunt occurred as Trump himself continued to baselessly refute the 2020 election results. Hunter Biden was a frequent target of right-wing ire in the run-up to the vote.
An unnamed staff member who worked for John McEntee, the Director of Trump’s Office of Presidential Personnel, was to blame for the image incident, according to Haberman. It is not reported how much it cost to repair the unit.
According to reports, aid in the Bill Clinton administration caused of dollars damage value when they left the White House before the presidency of George W. Bush, including the mysterious case of the missing “W” on multiple computer keyboards.