Kinzinger was talking about the implications of President Biden having classified documents. Whatever the legal distinctions between the two cases, they could be washed away. The Biden case has unfolded rapidly — at least in the public arena. It is now known that classified documents have been discovered at three locations. Attorney General Merrick Garland appoints Robert Hur, a former U.S. attorney in Maryland, as special counsel.
The Biden case is different from the investigation into classified documents at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort. Some of what was found at Biden’s office was marked top secret; others were classified.