A "small number" of classified-marked documents were discovered in former Vice President Mike Pence's home in Indiana last week, officials in the former vice president's employ confirmed Tuesday.
On Jan. 18, Pence's team notified the National Archives that the documents had been "inadvertently boxed and transported" to the former vice president's home at the end of the Trump administration and that Pence "was unaware of the existence of documents sensitive or classified in his personal residence,” according to his attorney.
The Pence residence finds come as President Biden is facing mounting criticism, including from Pence, for the discovery of classified material in Biden's old office at a Washington DC think tank and his home in Delaware.
Greg Jacob, the attorney representing Pence, wrote to the Archives that Pence engaged an outside consultant with experience in dealing with confidential documents to review the documents stored in his personal home after they were Several confidential documents were found in Biden's home in Delaware. -The Hill
NEWS: DOJ sent FBI agents to retrieve a "small number" of classified documents from Mike Pence's Indiana residence last week, while Pence was in DC at the March for Life.
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“Vice President Pence has instructed his representatives to work with the National Archives to ensure a quick and safe return,” Jacob wrote. "Vice President Pence appreciates the good work of the National Archives staff and trusts they will provide appropriate advice in response to this letter." According to Politico, Pence had his lawyers conduct a search after Biden's documents were discovered in Wilmington.
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