Two top aides to Bill and Hillary Clinton have stepped down with the board of the National Black Lives Matter nonprofit, records show.
The Washington Examiner reported that Minion Moore and Mark Elias, who were listed as members of the organization’s board in a February tax filing, were absent from the registration forms submitted by the group in Florida and Oklahoma on April 28.
Elias, who heads the Elias Law Group, served as general counsel for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and was responsible for hiring Fusion GPS, the opposition research firm credited with creating the infamous steel dossier . Moore served as the last White House political affairs director to former President Clinton.
“It is important to note that Elias Law Group is a firm with a laser focus on electing Democrats and advancing a progressive agenda,” Tom Anderson, director of the Government Integrity Project, a watchdog group, told the Examiner. “This makes his disappearance from the latest BLM Global Network Foundation filing a pivotal moment, perhaps foreshadowing the remaining total collapse of the organization.”
The departures come as the Black Lives Matter national organization has been marred by scandal. BLM co-founder Patrice Khan-Cullers’—a self-described “trained Marxist”—was busted for a multimillion-dollar property-buying binge as the group’s eponymous protests engulfed the country. Had taken.
The Clinton-world departure comes as the organization prepares to file federal tax forms with the IRS next week that will reveal how it spent $90 million in 2020. Khan-Kullers had previously warned that the revelations were “triggering” and became its members. “vulnerable.”