Apparently Tom Steyer knows his Bible better than he knows math. Or perhaps he just hasn't had a heart to heart with his accountant in several years. Liberal climate change activist and political donor Tom Steyer likened himself to David, fighting against the "Goliath" of conservative political donors, in a May 26 interview with PBS NewsHour. Show More Summary
Bloomberg BNA: Big Republican donors are taking advantage of new, high-dollar limits on political party contributions established by Congress last year, with David Koch, Sheldon Adelson and Henry Kravis counted among the latest donors providing a total of more than … Continue reading ?
The Koch Primary may not be a winner-take-all contest after all—that is, unless you count the Koch brothers. During an appearance on the Larry Kudlow Show over the long holiday weekend, David Koch suggested that the dark-money machine he and his brother run may end up “supporting several” Republican presidential hopefuls during the GOP primary. Show More Summary
David Koch will keep the rabble out. The Koch brothers have made no secret about their intent to spend close to a billion dollars in 2016, but they've been a bit cagey about exactly where that money will be going. They have broadly hinted that there are five Republicans from which they plan to choose—Wisconsin Gov. Show More Summary
“David Koch let it slip that the roughly $900 million that he and his brother, Charles, plan to lavish on the 2016 presidential race could find its way into the hands of more than one GOP contender,” the Washington Post [...]
"Bournonville Divertissements", "La Sylphide" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY May 23, 2015, matinee by Mary Cargill copyright © 2015 by Mary Cargill New York City Ballet hosted another "La Sylphide" debut as Lauren Lovette and Anthony Huxley danced the unfortunate couple on Saturday afternoon. Show More Summary
The New York Post reports that David Koch isn't going to help fund the renovation of the new David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center. Well, who's surprised. They couldn't exactly put his name on it since his name is already...
"Walpurgisnacht Ballet," "Sonatine," "La Valse," "Symphony in C" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY May 8, 2015 by Leigh Witchel © 2015 by Leigh Witchel New York City Ballet once again has a crop of ballerinas with compelling personalities as well as killer technique. Show More Summary
"Walpurgisnacht Ballet," "Sonatine," "La Valse," "Symphony in C" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY May 15, 2015 By Carol Pardo ©2015 by Carol Pardo George Balanchine’s "Sonatine" is a ballet that could easily fall through the cracks. Show More Summary
"Apollo," "Agon," "Duo Concertant," "Symphony in Three Movements" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY April 29, 2015 by Leigh Witchel © 2015 by Leigh Witchel The opposing poles of black and white were an apt metaphor for an All-Balanchine program where half the program was flipped on its head by casting. Show More Summary
A $150 million gift by David Koch -- his largest ever -- will fund a new 23-story outpatient cancer center in Manhattan
"Bournonville Divertissements", "La Sylphide" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY May 16, 2015 Evening by Mary Cargill copyright © 2015 by Mary Cargill The New York City Ballet's continuing crash course in Bournonville...Show More Summary
I’ve noted before that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie won’t do anything before Charles and David Koch tell him it’s OK, so I can’t help wondering if Christie’s recent remarks...
Today's comic by Jen Sorensen is Science for sale: These Daily Kos community posts were the most shared on Facebook May 11: PRICELESS: Colbert Rips David Koch to His Face at TIME Magazine Gala, by David Harris Gershon Michelle Obama's Powerful Speech on being the First Black FLOTUS, by JoanMar Black Man calls cops to report home invasion. Show More Summary
"Bournonville Divertissements", "La Sylphide" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY May 7, 2015 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2015 by Mary Cargill The New York City Ballet gala featured works by the 19th century Danish...Show More Summary
Ansel Elgort is handsome as he rocks a suit on the red carpet while attending the 2015 New York City Ballet Spring Gala held at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center on Thursday (May 7) in New York City. The 21-year-old actor was joined by Andrew Rannells, The Blacklist actress Megan Boone, Olivia [...]
Besides the obvious surprise of a complete flip in control in Alberta from the Conservative Progressives to the NDP, there's also an Easter egg of a gift involved. That election was a complete repudiation of Charles and David Koch'sShow More Summary
Billionaire David Koch wants Scott Walker to be president and Marco Rubio to be his running mate. Koch — who has been attacked by Democrats for his generous support of conservative causes — hosted a fund-raiser for the Republican Governors Association at his Palm Beach mansion last month, where 10 governors met with 90 deep-pocketed [...]
During what was supposedly a rousing speech yesterday at the Women in the World Summit (held in David H. Koch Theater, as it happens), Hillary Clinton touched on a number of issues where women’s welfare has improved but hasn’t reached...Show More Summary
Freida Pinto is chic and sophisticated while attending the 2015 Women In World Summit held at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on Wednesday (April 22) in New York City. The 30-year-old actress was joined by Meryl Streep and her daughter Mamie Gummer, Robin Wright and her husband Ben Foster, Thandie Newton, and [...]