Why the Kochs Want to Make Chris Christie President

Alternet Neither Romney nor Perry has done the one thing that truly excites the Koch brothers and their fellow deep-pocketed Christie fans: take on the public sector unions in a big way. When Texas Gov. Rick Perry, currently the frontrunner in the Republican presidential nomination contest, and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made a pilgrimage… More Why the Kochs Want to Make Chris Christie President

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

Rick Scott attends secret Koch brothers meeting in Colorado

Kiss the ring of your masters… Palm Beach Post Florida Gov. Rick Scott attended a secret, invitation-only meeting outside Vail, Colo., hosted by conservative billionaire GOP donors David and Charles Koch, the governor’s staff confirmed today. The meeting wasn’t on Scott’s official schedule and his spokesman Lane Wright initially refused to confirm or deny whether the… More Rick Scott attends secret Koch brothers meeting in Colorado

Obama’s quiet strike against the “socialist” label

In my opinion, nothing will stop the Right from calling the President a “socialist.”  It’s  meme that works for them and keeps Obama’s poll numbers down. Salon Think the government should be run more like a business? Obama has just the plan for you … In the past two weeks, President Obama dramatically freed himself… More Obama’s quiet strike against the “socialist” label

Nope, David Koch Isn’t Giving Obama Any Credit For Bin Laden’s Capture

It’s fairly apparent what David Koch thinks of President Obama, based solely on the staggering amount of money that the Koch brothers intend to spend in order to defeat President Obama in 2012.   So he now tells reporters that he isn’t giving the president any credit for Osama bin Laden’s capture.  No surprise there… Mediaite It… More Nope, David Koch Isn’t Giving Obama Any Credit For Bin Laden’s Capture

Plutocracy/ Koch Brothers’ Conservative Propaganda Machine – Front Groups

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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

Virginia Thomas builds tea party network

I wonder if the Senate, while going through the confirmation process for Supreme Court nominees, has ever ordered psychological testing for those nominees.  I know they can’t order the examinations on the nominee’s spouse, but I swear, regarding “Uncle” Clarence and Ginni Thomas, there’s a case to be made for mandatory psych evaluations of SCOTUS nominees… Politico Supreme… More Virginia Thomas builds tea party network

Behind the Story: Koch Industries Lobbying (Video)

Huffington Post […] Charles and David Koch, the owners of the country’s second-largest private corporation, are libertarians of long standing, who contend that government regulations, taxes and subsidies stifle individual initiative and hamper American competitiveness. In recent years, the Kochs have played an increasingly public role as financial angels for conservative causes, politicians and foundations.… More Behind the Story: Koch Industries Lobbying (Video)