Jamie Hall and Tenisha Martin, two activists with the #BlackLivesMatter movement, interrupted Jeb Bush at a rally in Las Vegas on August 12, 2015. (Desiree Kane)
13 Aug 2015

#BlackLivesMatter Activists Target Jeb Bush Rally In Vegas (VIDEO)

On Wednesday, August 12, #BlackLivesMatter activists interrupted Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush at a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada. This action comes as the movement seeks to distance itself from accusations of partisanship or financial support from the Democratic Party.

The Robert S. Strauss Building in Washington, D.C.'s Dupont Circle houses the largest office of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Although founded in Dallas, Akin Gump is known for it's intense lobbying power in the nation's capitol. (Wikimedia / AgnosticPreachersKid)
07 Aug 2015

4 Candidates From Both Major Parties Use Same Lobbying Firm For Fundraising

You’d be forgiven for having trouble telling the major presidential candidates apart in the latest presidential horse race, especially given a recent story from The Intercept’s Lee Fang. Fang reports that Bush, Clinton, Kasich and Rubio all make use of Akin Gump, an infamous lobbying firm, for fundraising in the next election.