New York City Ballet Spring Gala “‘Rain’ from The Concert,” “American Rhapsody,” “Mothership,”“Concerto DSCH” David H. Koch Theater New York, NY May 4, 2016 by Leigh Witchel copyright © 2016 by Leigh Witchel It’s hard to imagine a dull version of Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue.” Alas, Christopher Wheeldon showed us it was possible. Show More Summary
"Serenade", "Hallelujah Junction", "Duo Concertant", "Western Symphony" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York May 19, 2016 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2016 by Mary Cargill NYCB's Marketing Department presumably...Show More Summary
David Koch is rumored to throw money behind Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson, the former governor of New Mexico. Photo by Gage Skidmore
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Libertarian presidential hopeful Gary Johnson pushed back on a report that David Koch, the billionaire who once ran as the party's vice presidential nominee, was ready to fund his campaign. "To my knowledge, it's not happening," said Johnson in a short interview Thursday. "That's not to say it isn't, but it would be a surprise […]
David Koch, himself a former Libertarian vice presidential candidate in 1980, industrial billionaire and political philanthropist (who is on the board of the Reason Foundation, which owns this publication), was reported this morningShow More Summary
All Democrats are now quaking in their boots. Billionaire businessman and philanthropist David Koch has pledged “tens of millions of dollars” to help bankroll the campaign of Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson, according to a source within Johnson’s campaign. Koch’s money will be made available should Johnson, a former two-term Republican governor of New Mexico, […]
"Dances at a Gathering", "West Side Story Suite" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York May 13, 2016 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2016 by Mary Cargill The all-Robbins program consisted of the fragile "Dances atShow More Summary
In January 2015, the New York Times reported that Charles and David Koch planned to spend $889 million on this year’s elections. That kind of budget, Nicholas Confessore wrote, “would allow their political organization to operate atShow More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Political groups backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch are spending $7.7 million on television and online advertising in the Ohio Senate race — part of a broader plan to focus on the Republican-led Senate instead...Show More Summary
Charles and David Koch once pledged to spend $889 million on the 2016 campaign cycle. Now the billionaire brothers plan to stay on the sidelines of this year’s presidential race — and have cut their paid media budget for all of this cycle’s campaigns to $40 million, down from $150 ... More »
"Ballo Della Regina", "Kammermusik No. 2", "Vienna Waltzes" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York May 8, 2016 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2016 by Mary Cargill The all-Balachine program opened with the pearl-hunting expedition of "Ballo Della Regina", continued with the male-dominated "Kammermusik No. Show More Summary
“Serenade,” “Heatscape,” “Viscera,” “Bourée Fantasque” ?Miami City Ballet ?David H. Koch Theater ?New York, New York ?April 13, 2016 (“Serenade”) and April 16, 2016 (matinee) by Michael Popkin? copyright © 2016 by Michael Popkin Artists...Show More Summary
Miami City Ballet “Symphony in Three Movements,” “Sweet Fields,” “Symphonic Dances” David H. Koch Theater New York, NY April 17, 2016 by Leigh Witchel copyright © 2016 by Leigh Witchel Everyone, including the entire staff of Miami City Ballet, knows that a New York tour is a mine-field. Show More Summary
“Why go?” Charles Koch, the CEO of Koch Industries, told ABC News in an interview published Monday.
WICHITA (The Borowitz Report)—Charles and David Koch, the billionaire industrialists who have spent decades acquiring a world-class collection of Republicans, revealed over the weekend that they are considering purchasing their first Democrat.
We have been ranting for a while about the dysfunctionality of the US health care system. Unfortunately, many people only realize how bad things are when they become patients, when they have bigger things to worry about than complaining. Show More Summary
A federal judge has ruled that a nonprofit backed by conservative billionaires David and Charles Koch does not have to reveal its donors to Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris in a case that pitted state law governing charities against 1st Amendment rights. U.S. District Judge Manuel Real, in a ruling issued...
Billionaire businessmen Charles and David Koch are reportedly funneling money toward a special-interest group trying to defeat an effort to ban uranium mining around the Grand Canyon, the Phoenix New Times reported this week. The uranium mining ban that would grant federal protection to 1.7 million acres of land in the Grand Canyon is backed [...]Show More Summary
Billionaire businessmen Charles and David Koch are channeling money into an Arizona-based organization that’s fighting a plan that would include a permanent ban on uranium mining around the Grand Canyon. A proposal to declare the area around the Grand Canyon a national monument – Greater Grand...