DNC picked up some of Biden’s legal bills dur­ing Robert Hur inves­ti­ga­tion

DNC picked up some of Biden’s legal bills during Robert Hur investigation

Democ­rats and Pres­i­dent Joe Biden have bashed for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump for using cam­paign funds for legal fees, but the Demo­c­ra­t­ic Nation­al Com­mit­tee has report­ed­ly helped Biden pay for legal fees relat­ed to a spe­cial coun­sel inves­ti­ga­tion into him.
The DNC paid lawyers and firms rep­re­sent­ing Biden, while he was under inves­ti­ga­tion for his alleged mis­han­dling of clas­si­fied doc­u­ments by then-spe­cial coun­sel Robert Hur, more than $1.5 mil­lion from last year through Feb­ru­ary, accord­ing to Axios and Fed­er­al Elec­tion Com­mis­sion fil­ings.
The FEC data show sev­en pay­ments of $150,000 to Bob Bauer, Biden’s lead lawyer in the inves­ti­ga­tion, from July 2023 to Feb­ru­ary 2024, along with pay­ments to the law firm Hemen­way and Barnes, which has worked with the DNC but also employs one of Biden’s lawyers for the spe­cial coun­sel inves­ti­ga­tion, Jen­nifer Mil …