Buttigieg Campaign Returning Money From Kavanaugh Attys

Law360 (November 27, 2019, 4:34 PM EST) -- The Pete Buttigieg presidential campaign is returning donations from two attorneys who represented Brett Kavanaugh during his contentious U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearings in 2018, with the campaign saying that it believes the women who accused Justice Kavanaugh of sexual assault.

The campaign confirmed on Wednesday that it is returning a $7,200 donation from Alexandra Walsh and a $2,800 donation from Beth Wilkinson, both of the law firm Wilkinson Walsh & Eskovitz.

The two donations apparently came to the campaign's attention after an inquiry from The Guardian.

"With nearly 700,000 donors, a contribution we would otherwise refuse sometimes gets through," the...

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