Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE:CSL) Q2 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call July 22, 2014 8:00 AM ET Executives David Roberts - Chairman and CEO Christ Koch - Chief Operating Officer Steven Ford - Chief Financial Officer Kevin Zdimal - Chief Accounting Officer Julie Chandler - Treasurer Analysts Ivan Marcuse - KeyBanc Capital Tim Wojs - R.W. Show More Summary
Fox News chief political correspondent Carl Cameron will speak at a fundraiser benefiting a group run by former Republican Party officials and linked to controversial industrialists Charles and David Koch. Cameron is a speaker at The Josiah Bartlett Center for Public Policy's (JBC) annual Libertas Dinner on July 23. Show More Summary
Charles and David Koch are shrewd, cynical operators. After 2012, they are leveraging every wedge they can find to divide traditional allies. In at least one case, they're succeeding. The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) and Koch Industries...Show More Summary
Last week, Nigel Redden, the director of Lincoln Center Festival, stepped out onto the stage of the David Koch Theater and greeted the company of dancers assembled there. Twenty artists of the Bolshoi Ballet, dressed in the flowing skirts,...Show More Summary
"Swan Lake" Bolshoi Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY July 15, 2014 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2014 by Mary Cargill Corps in "Swan Lake" Photo © Damir Yusupov Ballet companies, it seems, might as well program "$wan Lake" and be honest about it, since there are no productions around resembling the original Petipa/Ivanov story. Show More Summary
Until the run-up to the 2010 congressional elections, Daniel Schulman—like much of America—had barely heard of Charles and David Koch, billionaire industrialists who were primary backers of the tea party and were determined to take down President Obama.
We don't call them teabirchers for nothing. For years, a whole lot of us have been saying that even though Charles and David Koch don't have membership cards to the John Birch Society, they're peddling the same message in a different format. Now we have evidence of that. Show More Summary
Big Money wants a "carbon budget" so they can die even wealthier (looking at you, David Koch). What are the odds?
(John Hinderaker) We have chronicled the descent of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid into incoherent babbling about Charles and David Koch. Reid thinks he is on to something, even though one observer commented that in his Senate speeches...Show More Summary
At least 15 Fox News hosts and contributors have recently campaigned with two political organizations created and heavily funded by billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch. Many of those same Fox News personalities have also...Show More Summary
A number of billionaires are flooding our democracy with their money, drowning out the voices of the rest of us. But Charles and David Koch are in a class by themselves.
Though Charles and David Koch may be grabbing the headlines promoting a 1% neo-feudal agenda, not everyone in the upper echelons of the American plutocracy is on board. Nick Hanauer, a super rich venture capitalist, recently wrote aShow More Summary
Clue: it sure as heck is neither David nor Charles Koch! I’m not the smartest guy you’ve ever met, or the hardest-working. I was a mediocre student. I’m not technical at all—I can’t write a word of code. What sets me apart, I think, is a tolerance for risk and an intuition about what will [...]
A number of billionaires are flooding our democracy with their money, drowning out the voices of the rest of us. But Charles and David Koch are in a class by themselves. They're using their fortune -- they're the fifth and sixth richest...Show More Summary
Louis: Misguided foes of David and Charles Koch have hit upon a stinker of a strategy to try and stop the libertarian billionaire brothers from extending their already sizable impact on American politics and culture.
When it comes to big money in politics, there’s only one name the broadcast networks dwell on – the Koch brothers. Billionaires David and Charles Koch are major contributors to both conservative and Republican causes. Democrats are “placing...Show More Summary
Lawrence O’Donnell returned to MSNBC last night, describing the taxi accident that weeks ago injured him and his brother, and David Koch, who’d given large sums of money to the hospital at which O’Donnell was treated. In April, MSNBC...Show More Summary
"Brock, a former 'right-wing hit-man'-turned-top-big-money-Democratic-operative, is part of a behind-the-scenes campaign to convince donors it’s OK to attack the Koch brothers for spending millions of dollars while doing the exact same thing for the left."Presumably, Brock makes money saying stuff like this. Show More Summary
I know we shouldn't feed the troll - but this is just too funny to pass up. Harry Reid took to the Senate floor, this morning, to rail against libertarian billionaires Charles and David Koch. The Koch brothers held a closed-door planning meeting earlier this week with some high-ranking Republicans from Congress in attendance. Show More Summary
Two reporters from the San Diego-based nonprofit investigative news organization where I work, inewsource, discovered the date and location of a secret summit hosted by billionaire right-wing activist siblings David and Charles KochShow More Summary