POLITICS
09/29/2011 04:07 pm ET Updated Nov 29, 2011

Charles Koch Told Friedrich Hayek To Use Social Security, Letters Show

There's right-wing hypocrisy, and then there's this: Charles Koch, billionaire patron of free-market libertarianism, privately championed the benefits of Social Security to Friedrich Hayek, the leading laissez-faire economist of the twentieth century. Koch even sent Hayek a government pamphlet to help him take advantage of America's federal retirement insurance and healthcare programs.

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