How Rand Paul bombed at Koch brothers gathering

Politico His laid-back style turns off big money donors. Some of the most influential players in big-money conservative politics gathered late last month to discuss government’s role in society, but their focus kept shifting to a less weighty topic: Rand Paul’s outfit. The Kentucky senator and prospective GOP presidential candidate — whose libertarian politics mesh… More How Rand Paul bombed at Koch brothers gathering

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

Charles Koch Is Sick Of ‘Collectivists’ Calling Him ‘Un-American’

Koch needs to stop whining.  “If the shoe fits…” It’s ironic how he uses the derogatory term collectivists while decrying people calling him the equally derogatory term “un-American“.  It appears his premise is simply “I can call you names but how dare you call me names.” The Huffington Post Charles Koch has apparently had enough of… More Charles Koch Is Sick Of ‘Collectivists’ Calling Him ‘Un-American’

Obamacare fight gets too hot for Kochs: We’re not backing GOP’s shutdown tactics

The Raw Story As the government shutdown moved into the ninth day on Wednesday, even conservative billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch appeared to be abandoning Republican lawmakers who were trying to use the tactic to derail the president’s health care law. NBC’s Michael Isikoff reported that Koch Industries, which is privately owned by the activist brothers,… More Obamacare fight gets too hot for Kochs: We’re not backing GOP’s shutdown tactics

NYC PBS President Freaks Out Over Documentary Critical of Koch Brothers, Offers David Koch Unprecedented Rebuttal

Oh well…it seems the truth hurts in this instance. BuzzFlash Thom Hartmann recently wrote an extremely widely read article on how the Public Broadcasting Service has evolved into a sometimes self-censored television network, in large part because major donors represent the 1% who would be the subject of discussion when it comes to economic concentration… More NYC PBS President Freaks Out Over Documentary Critical of Koch Brothers, Offers David Koch Unprecedented Rebuttal

The Koch Brothers Are Spending Millions to Deny Poor Americans Healthcare

I’ll never understand the logic of billionaires using every mechanism possible to keep working poor Americans “in their place” by making every effort to destroy ObamaCare. PoliticusUSA One should be wary of assigning the word evil to another human being because it means they are profoundly immoral and guilty of not conforming to conduct established as consistent… More The Koch Brothers Are Spending Millions to Deny Poor Americans Healthcare

Romney Donor Says ‘Lower Income’ People ‘Don’t Understand What’s Going On’

The “rich” seem to be thoroughly uninformed about “the rest of us” and that includes Mitt Romney… Think Progress Today, Mitt Romney is holding a series of fundraisers in the Hamptons, culminating with a huge event at the home of billionaire David Koch. The LA Times in on the scene and reporter Maeve Reston caught up… More Romney Donor Says ‘Lower Income’ People ‘Don’t Understand What’s Going On’

THE $71 MILLION PLAN: Kochs, Rove & Casino Billionaire Team Up To Beat Dems

If these guys are looking for a repeat of the cash infused Wisconsin recall election, they need to know they have a much tougher opponent to deal with this time.  True Democracy cannot be purchased…and true Americans would not attempt to do so. The Huffington Post Casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, whose net worth makes him… More THE $71 MILLION PLAN: Kochs, Rove & Casino Billionaire Team Up To Beat Dems