03/20/2014 05:46 pm ET | Updated Mar 20, 2014

David Vitter: Koch Brothers Among 'Most Patriotic Americans In The History Of The Earth'

Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) had high praise for the Koch brothers while speaking at a town hall event at Blanchard Elementary in Shreveport, Louisiana on March 18.

In a video posted by American Bridge, Vitter says "God bless the Koch brothers," receiving big applause for his praise.

"I think the Koch brothers are two of the most patriotic Americans in the history of the Earth," Vitter says to the crowd in the video.

"They're fighting for our freedoms," Vitter adds.

Watch the video above.


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