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

Microsoft Funds Koch’s Climate denying Tea Party Conference

I’m not certain that Bill Gates gave his personal okay on this… Think Progress Microsoft Corporation, which argues that climate pollution requires a “comprehensive and global response,” is sponsoring the Koch brothers’ Tea Party convention taking place in Washington, DC. Microsoft is a “gold sponsor” of the Americans For Prosperity Foundation’s fifth annual Defending The… More Microsoft Funds Koch’s Climate denying Tea Party Conference

Giuliani mocks those hit by recession during his Koch Bros summit speech

Rudy Giuliani is such a jerk… Democratic Underground Rudy cozying up to the Koch Bros. cocktail crowd at the Americans for Prosperity summit and offering his blame-the-poor version of advice,’ by telling a generation of underpaid workers saddled with student loan debt that they need to work on their education more and find an eight-hour… More Giuliani mocks those hit by recession during his Koch Bros summit speech

Sunday Blog Round Up

Three strikes against Wall Street   Occupy Wall Street roundup, Day 29  50 Banks That Can Do Anything They Want Bill Kristol: ‘We Have An Engraved Invitation’ For War With Iran  Pizza Magnate Herman Cain Has Extensive Ties To Powerful Koch Group  Herman Cain Proposes Lethal Border Security Solution: ‘It Will Kill You’    This week… More Sunday Blog Round Up

During Secret Retreat With Billionaires, Koch Lobbyist Admits Tea Party Group ‘Designed’ To Elect Republicans In 2010

Rachel Maddow dissected the Koch brothers’ relationship to the Tea Party over a year ago…so this is nothing new.  It’s simply inadvertently out in the open. Think Progress This morning, blogger Brad Friedman, writing in Mother Jones and BradBlog, revealed a set of audio tapes from the last major donor meeting convened by the billionaire Koch brothers. There… More During Secret Retreat With Billionaires, Koch Lobbyist Admits Tea Party Group ‘Designed’ To Elect Republicans In 2010

Americans For Prosperity Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections

In my opinion, voter suppression is an insult to every American who believes the Constitution has set guidelines to avert such activities.  Once again the GOP usurps the same Constitution they claim to “love”. Huffington Post Patch.com reported that Charles Shultz, a Democrat who lives in the 10th Senate District, received an absentee ballot application… More Americans For Prosperity Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections

Tea party headed to Wisconsin to defend Republican state senators

These people profess to love their country, yet support policies that are devastating for our country… Raw Story Two prominent tea party groups will begin their four-day “Restoring Common Sense” tour in Wisconsin on Friday to support the Republicans facing recall elections. CNN reported that the Tea Party Nation and Tea Party Express will hold rallies… More Tea party headed to Wisconsin to defend Republican state senators

REPORT: Number Of Tea Party Events Down More Than 50 Percent In 2011

Looks like the tea party franchise is in deep fiscal trouble… Think Progress Last September, Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin answered critics who predicted that the movement would soon peter out: “The Tea Party movement is here to stay.” Seven months later, presidential candidate Herman Cain — a Tea Party favorite — echoed the same sentiment: “I… More REPORT: Number Of Tea Party Events Down More Than 50 Percent In 2011

Palin Headed To Madison, Wisconsin This Weekend

There will be interesting goings on in Madison Wisconsin this week-end… TPMDC Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will be headlining a Tea Party rally this weekend, at a venue that has served as the stage for some very high-profile protests of late: The Wisconsin state Capitol building in Madison. The state Capitol, of course, was… More Palin Headed To Madison, Wisconsin This Weekend