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David and Charles Koch fight to kill Trumpcare

The Koch Brothers Won’t Support Trump, But The Republican Party Is Still Theirs

The Koch’s Freedom Partners network has a budget of about $750 million, and they will spend it supporting Republican candidates across the nation. Make no mistake: While the Koch brothers have an ideological difference with Trump which they cannot overlook – on free trade — the Republican Party is still theirs.

August 1, 2016
Businessman David Koch arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala Benefit celebrating the opening of "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" in Upper Manhattan, New York in this May 5, 2014 file photo. The billionaire industrialist Koch brothers, the most powerful conservative mega donors in the United States, will not use their $400 million political arsenal to block Republican front-runner Donald Trump's path to the presidential nomination, a spokesman told Reuters on March 2, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/Files

Inside Charles Koch’s Plot To Hijack Universities Across America And Spread His Radical ‘Free-Market’ Propaganda

At Florida State University, the initial memorandum of understanding between the Charles Koch Foundation (CKF) and the school’s economics department gave the foundation control over hiring decisions and the curriculum.

June 28, 2016

Charles Koch Wants To Be The Next Bernie Sanders? Huh?!

Koch money courses through the veins of conservative politics: consultants, think tanks, academic chairs, advertising agencies, politicians: Everyone knows the Kochs, everyone fears the Kochs, everyone listens to the Kochs.

June 10, 2016

Charles Koch’s Disturbing High School Economics Project Teaches ‘Sacrificing Lives for Profits’

One Koch-funded program is advocating cutthroat economics to grade school students, even sacrificing lives for profits. Anti-tax industrialist billionaires like Charles and David Koch stand to gain a lot by financing higher education programs tailored to their ideologies.

May 17, 2016
Koch Brothers and Rand Paul

Cartoon: The Koch Brothers Make Their Pick

The Koch Brothers are now backing Paul Ryan at the convention.

April 4, 2016

At Koch Group Summit, A Restrained Enthusiasm For Trump

At an annual Americans for Prosperity summit, a handful of the 17 Republican presidential candidates made appearances. Donald Trump was not invited.

August 22, 2015

‘Clinton Cash’: Yet Another Charles And David Koch Production

The more closely we look at Peter Schweizer the more he appears to be a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Koch brothers

April 21, 2015

Late Night Roundup: Big Saudi Oil, And Big Corporate Money

America’s relationships with Saudi Arabian big oil — and American big money — got noticed by the late night shows.

January 29, 2015

The New Normal: Kochs Plan Nearly $1 Billion Spending Spree In 2016

Find out how the Kochs plan to buy a new government in the next elections.

January 27, 2015
Americans for Prosperity, Duke Energy, GM, Koch brothers, Pat McCrory, Toyota

North Carolina Education Department Used Koch-Funded Group For Proposed History Lessons

Would you want the Koch brothers teaching your kids?

December 4, 2014

Endorse This: Are You Making The Koch Brothers Rich?

[jwplayer player=”1″ mediaid=”65586″] How many products that you use every day pad Charles and David Koch’s wallets? The answer might surprise you. Click above to learn just how far the Kochs brothers’ reach extends – then share this video! Video via Forbes/YouTube. Get more to Endorse delivered to your inbox [sailthru_widget fields=”email,ZipCode” sailthru_list=”Endorse This Sign Up”]

September 11, 2014
Americans for Prosperity, Duke Energy, GM, Koch brothers, Pat McCrory, Toyota

Charles Koch Personally Founded Group Protecting Oil Industry Hand-Outs, Documents Reveal

by Lee Fang, Republic Report “Lifestyles of the Rich Environmentalists,” produced by a group called the Institute for Energy Research, is a slick web video campaign designed to lampoon Leonardo DiCaprio and will.i.am as hypocrites for supporting action on climate change. The claim is that wealthy celebrities who oppose industrial-scale pollution supposedly shouldn’t fly in airplanes that use fossil fuels. The group, along […]

September 2, 2014

Robert Reich on America’s Koch Problem [jwplayer player=”1″ mediaid=”61203″] Robert Reich unpacks the Koch brothers’ influence network, and how the Koch brothers are trying to use their wealth to impose their self-interested agenda on the rest of us. Get More to Endorse Delivered to Your Inbox! [sailthru_widget fields=”email,ZipCode” sailthru_list=”Endorse This Sign Up”]

July 10, 2014

In Defense Of Koch Brothers, Tea Party Group Files Ethics Complaint Against ‘Mean-Spirited’ Harry Reid

The Tea Party Patriots have had enough of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-NV) crusade against billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch. On Monday, the right-wing group filed a formal ethics complaint against Senator Reid, in which they called the Democrat’s campaign against the Kochs an “abuse of power.” “It’s been generations since a member of the Senate has […]

June 3, 2014

4 Things The Koch Brothers Love About Big Government

They head the largest private oil company in the United States, rake in billions of dollars in profit, and pour millions into political campaigns and lobbying efforts. They are the Koch brothers, Charles and David, and they absolutely hate “crony capitalism” – except, of course, when it benefits them. For years, the brothers, who run […]

April 9, 2014

Pity The Poor Plutocrats

Should any political party attempt to abolish social security, unemployment insurance, and eliminate labor laws and farm programs, you would not hear of that party again in our political history. There is a tiny splinter group, of course, that believes you can do these things. Among them are H. L. Hunt…a few other Texas oil […]

April 9, 2014

CHART: Koch Spends More Than Double Top 10 Unions Combined

by Lee Fang, Republic Report The Wall Street Journal’s Kimberley Strassel either has no understanding of campaign finance, or is willfully misleading her readers. In either case, her column today about the Koch brothers’ political spending — which parrots a meme that has bounced around conservative blogs and websites like a bad chain email — gets the facts about Koch spending versus union spending completely wrong. […]

March 11, 2014

Recording Shows Koch Brothers Plotting 2012 ‘Investment’

Charles and David Koch are the billionaire brothers who raise and “invest” millions for conservative political causes, and at a June event, they spelled out their plans for taking out Barack Obama next fall: Charles Koch would probably not publicly compare the president of the United States to a murderous dictator. (As a general rule, […]

September 6, 2011