The Koch Brothers & The Tea Party

Dylan Ratigan Makes It Official: Mark Ames & Yasha Levine Broke The Koch Brothers’ Takeover Of America

You should know this:

  • From the time they founded the Tea Party in 2009 to today, their wealth shot up from 28 billion to 44 billion, nearly 60 percent;
  • They led the campaign against health care;
  • The Kochs spend more fighting climate change than anyone or any company in the world;
  • The Kochs bankrolled Scott Walker;
  • The Kochs wrote Bush’s environmental policies;
  • Cato wrote the Republican Congress’s 1995 legislative agenda, acting as the think-tank for Tom DeLay and Dick Armey.
  • The Kochs control up to 35,000 miles of pipelines in the US and Canada, enough to circle the globe 1-1/2 times.

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5 responses to “The Koch Brothers & The Tea Party

  1. jean-philippe

    I do not understand how the two superpowers of the 20th century both became corrupted oligarchies.

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  2. Jean-philippe, I suppose it has something to do with the time-worn adage that “money talks and BS walks…”

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  3. I appreciated you posting this kstreet. I’m looking forward to it becoming common knowledge.

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  4. Thanks writechic, and so am I. People need to know the amount of nefarious power the Koch brothers wield in this country and their connection to the “tea party”.

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  5. jmac4444

    Many products you buy everyday are furnished by Koch Bros..just a few to avoid…ANGEL SOFT TOILET..VANITY FAIR NAPKINS..SPARKLE PAPER TOWELS…pay a little more..buy something else..

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