A prominent participant of the ABC Biden town hall event has been identified as a Obama-Biden administration speechwriter.
Nathan Osburn who has on his Twitter profile “Former U.S. Cabinet speechwriter,” worked for the Office of Public Affairs at the Commerce Department under the Obama-Biden administration and at the Small Business Administration according to Fox News.
Osburn’s exchange with Biden that led to a discussion on court packing was one of the most viewed and shared on social media of the night.
The revelation has led to several conservatives being concerned about the veracity of the selection of participants in the town hall event.
Mona Salama wrote:
“Two of #BidenTownHall PA voters questioners are connected to prominent Democrats.
Exhibit #1 The questions on “place safeguards” to the Supreme Court & LGBTQ rights was asked by Nathan Osburn, a former speechwriter for the Obama-Biden Administration”
Exhibit #2 → The question on protecting transgenders rights under law, accusing the Trump Adm of weakening non-discrimination protections came from Mieke Haeck. She is married to a prominent PA Democratic fundraiser Ezra Nanes who is a ran against State Senate Maj leader 2018″