Lawyer Jeannie Rhee, who served on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team, has donated the maximum individual contribution to former Vice President Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential campaign and Maine Senate candidate Sara Gideon’s 2020 campaign, according to Federal Election Commission records.
The FEC records show that a Jeannie Rhee, employed by Paul, Weiss, donated $2,800 to Biden for president on March 4, 2020, two days before the Senate acquitted President Trump of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
The same Rhee later donated $2,800 to Gideon on May 29, 2020.
The donations are notable, as she was criticized for having a conflict of interest when she served on the Mueller team investigating President Trump due to her previous political donations to and work for Hillary Clinton.
A former FBI agent who worked on the special counsel team, William Barnett, told the Justice Department in a recent interview that Rhee was