Charles and David Koch, whose combination of right-wing extremism and endless income makes them two of America’s Most Notorious Thugs, are the subjects of a new retrospective that highlights how their construction and pipelines before...Show More Summary
Cocaine is a hell of a drug. Look we understand liberals are out of their minds, but this pro-Hillary group of lunatics have completely lost it now. Oil billionaire brother Koch brothers contributed to the flooding after Hurricane Katrina then … Continued
WASHINGTON -- A new report from the Democratic opposition research group American Bridge's Bridge Project describes the way Charles and David Koch, the influential conservative billionaires, put their vast resources into actions that exacerbated the impact of Hurricane Katrina and stalled the Gulf Coast’s recovery. Show More Summary
Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch said Tuesday that President Barack Obama's harsh words for him and his brother David were personally motivated and a means of appeasing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), a noted opponent...Show More Summary
Drop of Light / Shutterstock President Obama is letting it be known that he isn’t on the same side with David and Charles Koch, nor with Big Oil, when it comes to their approach to keeping consumers hooked on fossil fuels and keeping...Show More Summary
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is making the billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch the face of a "corrupted" political and economic system that the Vermont senator wants to upend. Sanders...Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The latest on the annual summit of Americans for Prosperity, the flagship conservative political organization of the billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is needling fellow GOP presidential candidate Ohio Gov. Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The latest on the annual summit of Americans for Prosperity, the flagship conservative political organization of the billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch. An invitation to speak at the event potentially paves the way to tea party financial support and votes as Republicans seek to narrow their large presidential field in 2016.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch are opening the tea party's door for Republican Jeb Bush, whose time as Florida governor preceded the movement. [...] overtures are giving Bush the chance to develop...Show More Summary
As a witness to the final New York performance, on Saturday afternoon, of George Benjamin’s “Written on Skin,” presented by Mostly Mozart at the David H. Koch Theatre—where opera lovers, not just balletomanes, used to gather—I can say...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans for Prosperity, one of the biggest outside groups backed by billionaire conservative donors Charles and David Koch, this week begins a $1.4 million television advertising campaign against former Ohio Gov.Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the biggest outside groups backed by billionaire conservative donors Charles and David Koch is spending $1.4 million to attack a Democratic Senate candidate in Ohio in television advertisements. The ads against former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland are paid for by a nonprofit group, Americans for Prosperity, that doesn't disclose its donors.
Democrats spent tens of millions of dollars last year on nearly 100 different commercials that similarly linked Republican candidates with Charles and David Koch. Majority Leader Harry Reid, who regularly railed against the brothers on the Senate floor, liked to … Continued
David Koch This is eye opening—three big GOP donors have already shelled out a combined $21 million to Republican 2016 hopefuls. Yet that doesn't even scratch the surface of the GOP's donor network. None of (those three) were among the top 50 Republican donors who helped the party take over the Senate in 2014. Show More Summary
The curious revelation that reporters from nine news organizations recently attended Charles and David Koch's political summit and voluntarily agreed not to identify key donors in attendance provided a helpful look into the double standard that the media often use when covering conservatives vs. Show More Summary
What kind of reporter would go to an event like this and agree to these rules? This weekend, Charles and David Koch’s Freedom Partners hosted five Republican presidential hopefuls and hundreds of top conservative donors at the St. Regis Monarch Beach luxury resort in California. Show More Summary
David Koch, clearly unhappy with the publicity, golfing with VIP donors on Saturday, August 1. Nine news outlets, including Politico and the Washington Post, have been given access to the Koch brothers donor fest on the condition that they not report on the identities of donors without their permission. Show More Summary
DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — One by one, the wealthy conservative donors stood up Monday and pledged millions of dollars to the favorite causes of billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch. For more than two hours over lunch, hundreds...Show More Summary
Charles and David Koch held a retreat at a California resort this weekend, where Republican candidates gathered around a pool of Koch money, attached vacuum cleaner extensions to their snouts, and gazed pleadingly at them. All conditions seemed ripe for—could it be—yes, praise Jesus, we’ve got ourselves another All-Male Panel ! Read more...
The billionaire brothers Charles G. and David H. Koch hosted a conference in California, and Mr. Trump questioned whether the five presidential candidates in attendance were “puppets.”