The report from special counsel Robert Hur resolves a criminal investigation that had shadowed Biden’s presidency for the last year. “I did not share classified information,” Biden insisted. “I did not share it with my ghostwriter.” He added he wasn’t aware how the boxes containing classified documents ended up in his garage. The investigation into Biden is separate from special counsel Jack Smith’s inquiry into the handling of classified documents by Trump after Trump left the White House. “The special counsel could not refrain from investigative excess, perhaps unsurprising given the intense pressures of the current political environment.