Scientific Proof That Exxon And The Kochs Distorted The Public’s Understanding Of Climate Change

CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK THINK PROGRESS When it comes to climate deniers in the halls of Congress, some have suggested that their rejection of the scientific consensus on climate change stems from their financial ties to the fossil fuel industry. But it turns out that it’s not just members of Congress whose climate doubt may be traced… More Scientific Proof That Exxon And The Kochs Distorted The Public’s Understanding Of Climate Change

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

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

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

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

List of Companies Supporting Right-Wing and Tea Party Causes and Candidates

FYI… Liberals Unite As we discussed in our recent article, 4 Effective Ways to Fight the Tea Party, there are many things we can do to combat their agenda.  We can work to advocate truthfulness, avoid television stations that air conservative Super PAC propaganda.  WE can support candidates facing elections against Tea Party candidates… And we… More List of Companies Supporting Right-Wing and Tea Party Causes and Candidates

Koch Brothers eye L.A. Times, other Tribune newspapers: sources

Good luck with that, fellas… Reuters Charles and David Koch, two of the world’s richest men, are interested in Tribune’s newspaper assets, which include the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune, according to sources familiar with situation. Earlier on Tuesday, L.A. Weekly reported that the Koch brothers were rumored to be interested in either… More Koch Brothers eye L.A. Times, other Tribune newspapers: sources

Koch Industries Warns 45,000 Employees Of ‘Consequences’ If They Don’t Vote For Republicans

So much for Democracy. The question I have is…will someone be looking over the shoulder of each employee as they vote?   This entire exercise is yet another bully tactic by the powers that be.   They are trying their best, it seems, to guarantee some sort of dystopian future for the American electorate. Think… More Koch Industries Warns 45,000 Employees Of ‘Consequences’ If They Don’t Vote For Republicans

The Unholy Trinity: Koch Brothers, ALEC, and the NRA

Veracity Stew Much has been written about the shameful killing of Trayvon Martin in Florida. This article is not about his accused killer, George Zimmerman. Much has been written about him also. This article is about the unholy alliance that helped to create the ‘Stand Your Ground’ (or Castle Doctrine) laws that enabled George Zimmerman to get… More The Unholy Trinity: Koch Brothers, ALEC, and the NRA