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Charles Koch “Expects a Return” on Political Spending, and Gets It

By Brendan Fischer, PRWatch, on November 4, 2015 Billionaire mega-donor Charles Koch admitted that the handful of billionaires who bankroll political campaigns are doing it because they expect something in return. Yet the outsized influence of the .00001% doesn’t threaten … Continue reading

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Kochs Defend Purchase of Scott Walker

By Andy Borowitz, The Borowitz Report, 4/21/15 NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—Koch Industries is defending its acquisition of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker against charges that it overpaid for the Midwestern politician. After co-owner David Koch revealed that Walker had become … Continue reading

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Koch Brothers Declare Scott Walker Is Our Man

By Brendan Fischer and Mary Bottari, PR Watch, Center for Media and Democracy, 4/20/15 Has Scott Walker won the Koch primary? Charles and David Koch, the billionaire co-owners of Koch Industries, one of the largest privately-held companies in the world … Continue reading

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The Kochs and the Libertarian Takeover of the GOP

“The Libertarian Takeover of the GOP Is Almost Complete,” by Scott Galindez, Reader Supported News, excerpt: …In the past we would expect Bush to outspend Walker and for Walker to fade, but not anymore. Scott Walker will benefit from the … Continue reading

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