Harris Blasts, and Takes Money from, Epstein’s Law Firm

The decision to move ahead with the fundraiser underscores the tension that can arise when a politician's rhetoric collides with their need to raise money to sustain a campaign.

  • Published 15 July 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris bemoaned the influence of the powerful and connected elite when she called on top Justice Department officials to recuse themselves from any matter related to Jeffrey Epstein. She said work done by their former law firm, which represented the financier accused of sexual abuse, "calls into question the integrity of our legal system." Yet the same day, Harris' husband headlined a Chicago fundraiser for her presidential campaign that was hosted… Read at AP News