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Paige Lavender

Koch-Backed Group Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.03.2011 | Politics

Americans for Prosperity, the conservative advocacy group backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch, has been accused of attempting to suppress De...

Koch Economics and their Debt Default Advantage

Robert Greenwald | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

We are seeing the result of Koch Economics and what happens when a few tycoons accrue the billions necessary to invest in politicians, nonprofit found...

Koch Bros. Host Secret GOP Retreat In Vail

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.27.2011 | Denver

Sunday began a 4-day semiannual private retreat in the Vail area for wealthy conservatives and leading Republican politicians. The event is organized ...

Inside the Koch Brothers' Expensive Echo Chamber

Robert Greenwald | Posted 08.22.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

Almost overnight, a historic and popular service, like Social Security, faces extinction. But behind this outcome, the Koch echo chamber has been churning for years.

Hired DistrActivists

Paula Gordon | Posted 08.21.2011 | Media
Paula Gordon

All the media wants to hear about is a soon-to-be former Congressman whose self-absorption and bad judgement are remarkable even by current congressional standards. I don't understand professional journalists, with all the resources at their command, being so easily suckered.

Christina Wilkie

PHOTOS: GOP Congressman Holds Top-Secret Dinner

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

The weekend of April 8th was a heady time for Mike Pence. On Friday, the Indiana congressman and soon-to-be candidate for governor nearly brought the ...

What Effect Will More Corporate Ads and Interrupted Programming Really Have on PBS?

Pearl Korn | Posted 08.07.2011 | Media
Pearl Korn

At PBS's recent annual gathering it was announced that the number and frequency of promotions for corporate sponsors would increase during a few noted programs as an experiment.

FSU Re-Thinks Their Involvement With Koch Brothers

Posted 07.24.2011 | College

Florida State University's faculty leaders prepared to review the university's contract with the Charles G. Koch Foundation on Monday. The agreement ...

Koch Brothers Under Attack By Leftwing Film-Maker

The Observer | Paul Harris in New York | Posted 07.15.2011 | Politics

Even for the Lincoln Centre it was an unusual show, and an unscheduled one. Several hundred protesters turned up outside the arts complex on Manhattan...

People of NYC vs. Koch

Robert Greenwald | Posted 07.13.2011 | New York
Robert Greenwald

We're on offense again, this time putting the spotlight on David Koch and denying him a chance to spend his millions on credibility and social status.

Keeping Up With King Koch

Kert Davies | Posted 07.12.2011 | Green
Kert Davies

For those following the political wrangling of the now-infamous industrial billionaire Koch brothers, which has become increasingly hard not to follow, the last couple weeks have been a real whirlwind of activity.

David Koch Won't Answer How Many Homes He Owns

Robert Greenwald | Posted 07.10.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

David Koch wasn't pleased when Koch Brothers Exposed asked him about his personal life. With his security detail and posse in tow, David demurred and power-walked away.

The GOP Checks Into Jonestown

Andrew Reinbach | Posted 07.10.2011 | Politics
Andrew Reinbach

I've never met a conservative who knows what to say when I explain the reality of their premise; they just beg for time to consider.

New Campaign Assails Koch Brothers

nytimes.com | JIM RUTENBERG | Posted 07.06.2011 | Media

The liberal guerrilla video group Brave New Foundation on Wednesday began what it says will be a prolonged political attack against the industrialist ...

With $42 Billion and 7 Homes, Why Are the Kochs Buying our Democracy?

Robert Greenwald | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

The billionaire brothers who brought you Tea Party groups like Americans for Prosperity and anti-worker governors like Scott Walker and John Kasich are now attacking some of the most vulnerable Americans.

Issa's Budget Hearings: Brought to You by the Koch Brothers

Marge Baker | Posted 06.15.2011 | Politics
Marge Baker

It's no coincidence that the Koch's fingerprints Issa's hearing. In a political system where clean elections laws are steadily being swept away, wealthy advocates for corporate welfare have the ability to buy unprecedented influence on decision makers.

Koch Industries' Deep Web Of Influence

The Center for Public Integrity | John Aloysius Farrell | Posted 06.06.2011 | Business

By John Aloysius Farrell The Center For Public Integrity At an EPA hearing last summer, representatives from Koch Industries argued that moderate ...

Jason Linkins

Scott Walker Prank Caller Announces Run For Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's been a month since Buffalo Beast editor Ian Murphy called up Wisconsin Governor's Scott Walker, pretending to be David Koch, to give Walker a pep...

Jason Linkins

Ian Murphy, Scott Walker Prank Caller, Mulling A Run For Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

So you've become famous for making a prank call that embarrassed Scott Walker and exposed how easy it is for some influence-peddlers to grab an audience with a prominent lawmaker. What do you do for an encore?

Gov. Walker Does "Something Big"

Stanley Kutler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanley Kutler

The tea-party-enabled Wisconsin Legislature is working overtime to protect its governor. On the same day that the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that protes...

Scott Brown Talks With David Koch About 2012 Support

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) has a battle ahead of him to retain his Senate seat in 2012. After taking over the office of the late progressive hero Ted ...

The Media Fail Workers in Wisconsin, as Usual

Dave Saldana | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dave Saldana

Walker calls this a "budget repair bill" needed to fix a hole this year. And the media dutifully repeat that language, never questioning whether it's accurate, despite abundant evidence that it is not.

Wisconsin Is Front Line of GOP War on Democrats, So Where Are the National Democrats?

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

It's time the Democrats recognize that the GOP has declared war on them and their core constituencies. The cower and cave strategy has never worked in the past, and it won't work now.

Targeting Unions: The Table Scraps War

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

The regular people of Toilerville worked hard, but it was difficult to stay ahead even in the best of times. Which is why the regular people of Toilerville were so grateful for the gristle.

12 More Calls Scott Walker Should Not Have Taken (VIDEO)

Doug Molitor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Doug Molitor

But when you're reduced to hoping for what is the political equivalent of a booty call, the odds are you've probably had some other, equally dodgy telephonic conversations.