Previous Presidents Expense Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama turned over their categorized records to the National Archives upon leaving workplace, agents for each of the 3 leaders stated Tuesday, after classified products were found in yet another previous leading authorities’s house.
The discovery of categorized files in previous Vice President Mike Pence’s Carmel, Indiana, house was the 3rd such case in current months. Former President Donald Trump and present President Joe Biden have actually likewise gone through examination after categorized product was discovered in their houses.
None of the previous presidents’ agents stated they were performing extra searches of office or homes where files might possibly be saved.
Rather, they repeated the practices those leaders followed when leaving the White Home in 2001, 2009 and 2017.
” All of President Clinton’s classified products were correctly committed NARA in accordance with the Presidential Records Act,” stated Clinton’s workplace.
Bush and Obama followed the very same practice, their agents stated, turning over both categorized and unclassified product to the National Archives.
The Archives continues to preserve physical and legal custody of those records, Obama’s workplace stated.