Mueller has added some new team members, and the new hires are calling Mueller’s impartiality into question. And rightfully so, given that many of them have no love for the president. Former House Speaker, Newt Gingrich, tweeted about the obvious conflict this presents.
“Republicans are delusional if they think the special counsel is going to be fair,” he wrote. “Look who he is hiring, check FEC reports. Time to rethink.” And he isn’t wrong. At least four people hired by Mueller, have donated tens of thousands of dollars to not only the Democratic party but to Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama as well.
One woman, Jeannie Rhee, served as a lawyer for the Clinton Foundation. Rhee was responsible for “persuading” a federal judge to prevent Bill and Hillary from answering questions under oath about their charity. According to reports, she made the maximum campaign contribution allowed by law to Clinton. She also served as Deputy AG in the…