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Kochs proving toxic to Republicans in key states Boy, Ernst really knows how to pick her friends. Remember when Republicans were smugly insisting that the Kochs had such a low profile that it was a total waste of time for Democrats to focus on ...

Kochs proving toxic to Republicans in key states

Koch-linked group harassing Iowa farmers group for endorsing Democrat - Joni Ernst, Koch favorite and not the choice of the Corn Growers. There's no question that Iowa Republican Joni Ernst is 100 percent Koch, and that Koch and the groups Koch funds will go to any ...

In His First Appearance On Meet The Press Bernie Sanders Terrifies The Koch Brothers

Koch foundation proposal to college: Teach our curriculum, get millions | Center for Public Integrity

Kochs backing out of blue-state Senate races The Koch brothers' group Freedom Partners has stopped running ads in Oregon and Michigan, where climate-friendly Democrats are in the lead.

Kochs backing out of blue-state Senate races

Charles Koch Founded Anti-Environment Group That Protects Oil Industry Tax Breaks, Documents Reveal - Planet Experts

Americans for Prosperity, the Koch-backed Super PAC, was one of the groups that gave Rubio cover from the political blowback that followed his endorsement of the Senate’s immigration reform bill. In turn, Rubio has supported the Kochs’ agenda by spreading skepticism about climate change science and by advocating for other antiregulatory policies that would boost the Kochs’ bottom line.

What Marco Rubio Told a Secret Koch Fundraiser (Exclusive)

Myths And Facts About The Koch Brothers - more at the linked website

Are the Koch Bros. fascists? Their Dad was.

Corporations are buying politicians through the American Legislative Exchange Council, a Koch Bros. subsidiary

Busted: Republican Governors Association Caught on Video Heaping Praise on Evil Koch Brothers! (Video) More lackeys crowing about their bribe taking.

Iowa Senate Nominee Says The Koch Network ‘Started My Trajectory’ Ernst was one of several rising GOP politicians who attended a June 16 gathering in Dana Point, California, along with a collection of wealthy donors that the Kochs have helped organize. Ernst joined the other Republicans on a panel held at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort. In other words she is bragging about being bought out already.

Iowa Senate Nominee Says The Koch Network ‘Started My Trajectory’

McConnell Promises Billionaire Donors He Won’t Waste Time On ‘Gosh Darn’ Minimum Wage Increases At a Koch Brothers-hosted secret strategy conference of right-wing millionaire and billionaire political activists in June, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) promised that his Senate will focus on repealing Wall Street reforms, environmental protections, and affordable healthcare.

Koch-funded think tank offers schools course in libertarianism Themes from a few of the site's explanatory videos include: why the EPA is bad for the environment, sweatshops are good for third-world workers and the minimum wage costs workers jobs. -  Center for Public Integrity

Koch-funded think tank offers schools course in libertarianism

Koch group cancels ads in Michigan Senate race - Freedom Partners, which had booked about $1.1 million in Michigan airtime, abruptly canceled the ads this week. The state is home to a contested, open-seat Senate race between Republican Terri Lynn Land, Michigan’s former secretary of state, and Democratic Rep. Gary Peters. Koch-supported groups, led by the nonprofit Americans for Prosperity, have advertised heavily there this year. […]

Why The Koch Brothers Are So Interested In Who Becomes The Next Attorney General Of Colorado: The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) has reportedly reserved a historic $2.6 million television ad buy in support of Colorado Republican attorney general nominee Cynthia Coffman, a staunch supporter of oil and gas. The group has received significant funding from the fossil fuel industry — and dark money groups backed by petrochemical billionaires Charles and David Koch.

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Libertarian Sham—Using the L Word to Hide Even Worse Politics: researcher Lee Fang did a little digging and found that for all their alleged commitment to libertarianism, the Koch Brothers are helping to elect a whole lot of right-wing theocrats and national security hawks, which seems just a little bit hypocritical.

Libertarian Sham—Using the L Word to Hide Even Worse Politics

That's the situation in Citrus County, where the Koch Bros.-funded Pacific Legal Foundation ("Rescuing Liberty from Coast to Coast") and the charmingly-named Save Crystal River, a coalition of well-connected owners of waterfront property, have joined in a suit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, demanding that the protection status of the iconic Florida mammal be downgraded.

Koch-Funded Lawyers Help Boaters Tell Manatees: Drop Dead