Apr 3, 2024 - Politics & Policy

Scoop: Anti-Trump lawyer George Conway gives $900,000 to Biden

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George Conway holds a microphone in one hand.

George Conway in February. Photo: Michael Brochstein/Sipa USA via Reuters

George Conway, the lawyer who became an online celebrity with his anti-Trump tweeting, will headline a fundraiser for President Biden in D.C. on April 24, Democratic sources tell Axios.

Why it matters: This is Conway's first big pro-Biden event.

A blue invitation from the Biden Victory Fund for "A Reception with George Conway."
Obtained by Axios

Driving the news: Conway, who's divorced from former Trump aide Kellyanne Conway, wrote a check for $929,600 — the max you can give to the Biden Victory Fund. The minimum gift for the event is $500.

  • The lead hosts are Melissa Moss, a strategic consultant who's very visible around Washington, and her husband, Jonathan Silver. Susan Brophy helped organize.

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