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

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)

REPORT: Everything You Need To Know About The Koch Brothers

More info on the diabolical Koch brothers… Think Progress Today, the Center for American Progress Action Fund released a report shedding light on the vast Koch network and how it operates. The report shows that Charles and David Koch have used the considerable wealth (they are worth a combined $44 billion) to push policies that put their… More REPORT: Everything You Need To Know About The Koch Brothers

2,000 Protesters March On Koch Industries’ D.C. Office

Think Progress Though they don’t want you to know about it, the billionaire Koch brothers are bankrolling a massive campaign to roll back progressive achievements, and today, labor, civil rights, and climate activists turned out at dozens of rallies across the country to demonstrate against the Koch’s secretive influence in American politics and to stand up… More 2,000 Protesters March On Koch Industries’ D.C. Office

The Koch Brothers Are Getting Nervous

Technorati Charles and David Koch seem less confident these days. The brothers – who inherited money from their dad and grew it into America’s largest collection of dirty industries – have decided they need to fight back. That’s not surprising. Since Koch-sponsored secret meetings were revealed, secret planning with Supreme Court Justices was exposed, and secret funding… More The Koch Brothers Are Getting Nervous

Waxman: ‘All That Seems To Matter Is What Koch Industries Think’

Think Progress Speaking at the Center for American Progress Action Fund today, House energy committee ranking member Henry Waxman (D-CA) railed against the toxic influence of Koch Industries on efforts to fight global warming. Waxman, who fought polluters to pass the Clean Air Act of 1990, is dismayed by the level of outright science denial… More Waxman: ‘All That Seems To Matter Is What Koch Industries Think’

EXCLUSIVE: Scott Brown Begs David Koch For Money

I thought Scott Brown had put himself above the “Tea Party” bull crap.  I guess that was just for public perception.  Privately, as we see, he’s just like the rest of the GOP politicians who fawn all over the Money-bag (Koch) brothers. Democratic Underground At the public dedication of MIT’s David H. Koch Integrative Cancer Institute… More EXCLUSIVE: Scott Brown Begs David Koch For Money

Plain Talk: With ‘Koch’ call, it’s clear whose side Walker is on

The Cap Times Several days ago, I had to laugh to myself when I read an early interview with Gov. Scott Walker in the New York Times. “I’m not going to be intimidated,” Walker pontificated, “particularly by people from other places.” He then reiterated that theme when he gave his so-called “fireside chat” a few… More Plain Talk: With ‘Koch’ call, it’s clear whose side Walker is on