Politics

Allred once worked on Brown campaign, but says maid case isn’t partisan

Gloria Allred, the attorney at the center of this week’s spectacle over Meg Whitman’s illegal immigrant housekeeper, spent time working for Jerry Brown’s gubernatorial campaign in the mid-1970s, according to a decades-old article in an American Bar Association magazine.

Allred has downplayed her ties to Brown. But to the Whitman campaign – which released a photograph of Allred and Brown at a C-SPAN panel in 1994 – the celebrity attorney is long-time supporter of the former governor and a partisan Democrat.

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