Koch: We’re Actually Looking At Walker And Four Other 2016 GOPers

TPM LiveWire Charles Koch, half of the Republican mega-donor duo Koch brothers, said that contrary to an earlier report, he and his brother had not settled on donating directly to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in the 2016 Republican presidential primary. Koch said Walker, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, and Sens. Ted Cruz (TX), Rand… More Koch: We’re Actually Looking At Walker And Four Other 2016 GOPers

The Kochs Plan to Buy the 2016 Election for $889 Million

PoliticusUSA The New York Times calls it $900 million. The Washington Post“nearly $1 billion.” CNN simply calls it “staggering.” Ben Ray, spokesperson for Democratic-aligned American Bridge put it best, telling USAToday: “What an obscene amount of money.” The actual amount announced Monday at the Rancho Mirage Ritz Carlton is $889 million, and that is what… More The Kochs Plan to Buy the 2016 Election for $889 Million

Bernie Sanders Exposes How The Koch Primary Is Undermining American Democracy

PoliticusUSA Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) isn’t letting the Koch secret meeting go by unnoticed. In a statement, Sanders connected the dots between Citizens United and the Koch brothers primary that several potential Republican candidates are taking part in this weekend. Sen. Sanders said, “Americans used to think Iowa and New Hampshire held the first caucus… More Bernie Sanders Exposes How The Koch Primary Is Undermining American Democracy

Koch Foundation to College: We’ll Give You Millions—if You Teach Our Libertarian Claptrap

Not surprised.  All along, their agenda has been to change the ideological make up of this country millions of dollars at a time… The Daily Beast This story was published by The Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C. By Dave Levinthal It seemed like a generous gift to a university that needed… More Koch Foundation to College: We’ll Give You Millions—if You Teach Our Libertarian Claptrap

Kochonomics Returns

I’m one of those idealists that believe every dog will eventually have it’s day.  That includes the omnipotent Koch brothers… The Progress Report How The Koch Brothers Have Rigged The System In Wisconsin And North Carolina To Benefit Them The Koch brothers are hard at work to limit government as much as possible, resulting in… More Kochonomics Returns

The Koch Brothers And Republican Party Have Just Joined Forces To Track Voters

Think Progress A secretive data and technology company linked to conservative oil billionaires Charles and David Koch has reached an agreement to share its information with the “voter file and data management company” that holds an exclusive agreement with the Republican National Committee. This will allow the Republican Party full access to voter data collected… More The Koch Brothers And Republican Party Have Just Joined Forces To Track Voters

At Koch Retreat, Top GOP Senate Candidates Credited Koch Network For Their Rise

The Huffington Post Three top Republican Senate candidates heaped praise on the political network built by the conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch during a secretive conference held by the brothers this past summer, according to audio of the event. Iowa state Sen. Joni Ernst and Arkansas Rep. Tom Cotton directly credited donors present at… More At Koch Retreat, Top GOP Senate Candidates Credited Koch Network For Their Rise

Here’s How Much Fox News Hosts Are Intertwined With The Koch Brothers

The Huffington Post More than a dozen Fox News personalities have made appearances at events for groups funded by the Koch brothers, even as many of them were also defending the controversial billionaires on the network’s airwaves, according to a new study from Media Matters. Charles and David Koch, founders of Americans for Prosperity (AFP)… More Here’s How Much Fox News Hosts Are Intertwined With The Koch Brothers

11 things the Koch brothers don’t want you to know

Salon Robert Greenwald’s updated documentary reveals the poster boys for the 1 percent are even worse than you thought This article originally appeared on AlterNet. The mega-billionaire brothers, David and Charles Koch, stand apart in the world of Republicans. In 2012, their network of hardcore libertarian political donors spent $400 million on negative campaign ads intended… More 11 things the Koch brothers don’t want you to know

Koch Brothers’ Secrets Revealed In New Book

The Huffington Post Charles and David Koch are the unofficial standard-bearers of a new generation of billionaires, willing to spend immense sums to influence politics. Best known for bankrolling the tea party movement, the fiercely private Koch family has achieved a quasi-mythical status in political circles. Yet they remain an enigma to most Americans. Sons… More Koch Brothers’ Secrets Revealed In New Book