In a tell-all New Yorker interview, the mag reveals that the former vice president didn’t know about the controversial liaison between Hunter and Hallie Biden until Page Six reached out for comment in 2017 — and Hunter begged his dad to issue a statement blessing their relationship.
“I said, ‘Dad, Dad, you have to.’ He said, ‘Hunter, I don’t know if I should. But I’ll do whatever you want me to do,’” he tells the magazine.
“I said, ‘Dad, if people find out, but they think you’re not approving of this, it makes it seem wrong. The kids have to know, Dad, that there’s nothing wrong with this, and the one person who can tell them that is you.’”
Page Six first reported in March 2017 that the still-married Hunter and his sister-in-law Hallie had struck up a…