James Comey, wife donated $5,400 to Klobuchar's presidential campaign

James Comey, wife donated $5,400 to Klobuchar's presidential campaign
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Former FBI Director James ComeyJames Brien ComeyLiz Cheney: Statements by agents investigating Trump 'could well be treason' Five takeaways from Barr's new powers in 'spying' probe Trump orders intel agencies to cooperate with Barr probe into 'spying' on 2016 campaign MORE and his wife donated to the presidential campaign of Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean Klobuchar2020 Democrats jockey over surging college costs Democratic senator says McCain listed off names of dictators during Trump inaugural Whip list: Who's clinched a spot in the 2020 Democratic debates MORE (D-Minn.), according to recently released Federal Election Commission filings.

Comey donated $2,700 to Klobuchar's campaign, and his wife made two separate contributions — $1,000 and $1,700 — during the first quarter of 2019. Individuals can contribute a maximum of $2,800 during the primaries.

Their donations were first reported by Rolling Stone.

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Other high-profile donors to Klobuchar's campaign include Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf, Twenty-First Century Fox CEO Dana Walden and Zynga founder Mark Pincus.

Klobuchar and Comey were in the same law school class at the University of Chicago. Comey once told Vogue that Klobuchar was "annoyingly smart."

Klobuchar is one of 20 presidential candidates vying for the 2020 Democratic nomination. That number is expected to grow to 21 on Thursday, when former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump agrees with Kim, rips Biden at Japan presser Trump 'personally thinks lots of good things will come from North Korea' Trump meets Japan's new emperor in lavish welcome ceremony MORE enters the race.