An official said the agency would not “prejudge” until it can analyze the e-mails from her private account.
A federal judge rules that private e-mails cannot be accessed with public records laws.
The former secretary of state says she wants the public to see her e-mails, but some Democrats are worried the controversy could damage her strength as a presidential candidate.
Eyeing a 2016 run, the former governor is trying to convince the right that he’s one of them.
A State Department spokeswoman said the donation did not pose a problem.
One donation from Algeria violated an ethics agreement with Obama administration, the group says.
In delivering the sentence, the judge said he struggled to understand the true nature of Maureen McDonnell, who told him, “I blame no one but myself.”
New statement follows reports in Washington Post and Wall Street Journal about donations.
These seven contributors have given more than $25 million each since they started giving to the foundation.
The organization gives contributors, including foreign donors and countries, entrée to a possible future president.