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    Joni Ernst managed to win a coveted Senate seat in the 2014 midterm elections in spite of being one of the more extreme candidates running that year. Her victory is credited to the Koch network that helped finance her campaign, but a new report says that the Kochs may have broken the law by doing this.

    Have The Kochs Finally Been Caught? - The Ring of Fire - The Ring of Fire Network

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    The Koch Brothers Are Now Funding The Bundy Land Seizure Agenda. The disclosure was made through emails sent by the American Lands Council and Koch-backed group Federalism in Action to their members.

    The Koch Brothers Are Now Funding The Bundy Land Seizure Agenda

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    Koch-backed lobbying group is spreading Ammon Bundy’s lies — misspellings and all

    When will we rise against the enemy?

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    For Charles and David Koch (left and right, respectively), it has become hard to buy a presidential election.

    Can the Koch Brothers Stop Trump?

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    "Don't Tell Me" featuring Bernie Sanders

    "Don't Tell Me" featuring Bernie Sanders

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    Billionaire Republican backers host retreat with other super-rich conservatives as secret donations are forecast to break records in the 2016 election. The billionaire Koch brothers are set to convene one of their famed retreats this weekend for several hundred of their fellow super-rich conservatives in Palm Springs, California, as observers forecast a record year for secret donations, dubbed dark money, to Koch-backed groups and other outfits from the NRA to the League of Conservation Voters.

    Koch Brothers Bring their Billionaires Pals Together to Plot How to Corrupt the System Even More... If That is Possible

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    Making profits off of human suffering What kind of twisted businessmen looks at their growing bank accounts today, with zero concern for how their business will affect the lives of countless generations of people in the future?  Welcome to the world of the Koch Brothers, the kings of vulture capitalism.

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    Inside the Koch data mine Meet the guys building the right’s new machine.

    Inside the Koch data mine

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    Koch Brothers Accused Of Hiring Former NYPD Chief To Dig Up Dirt On Journalist

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    Koch brother resigns from museum board after calls from scientists. The billionaire polluter was on the American Museum of Natural History's board for 23 years. No more.

    Koch brother resigns from museum board after calls from scientists

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    To effectively co-opt young people, they'd need to infiltrate universities and to do that, and maintain the control Charles insisted upon, they'd set up private institutions within prestigious universities. Coppin summarized the the plan of getting these institutions set up by using "ambiguous and misleading names, obscur[ing] the true agenda, and conceal[ing] the means of control. This is the method that Charles Koch would soon practice in his charitable giving, and later in his politics.

    Charles Koch's decades-long plot to overthrow the government

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    The Koch political empire was built with Nazi money after their dad built an oil refinery for Hitler

    The Koch political empire was built with Nazi money after their dad built an oil refinery for Hitler

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    Collins writes: Charles Koch is 'disappointed' with the line-up of Republican candidates in the 2016 cycle, and is surprised by the lack of influence he and his brother have wielded so far.

    Charles Koch Is 'Disappointed' With the Line-Up of Republican Candidates, Bemoans Lack of Influence Over 2016 Race

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    Kochs and ALEC Team Up To Protect White Collar Criminals

    Kochs and ALEC Team Up To Protect White Collar Criminals - The Ring of Fire - The Ring of Fire Network

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    5 of the Most Cynical Libertarian Stealth Campaigns of 2015 Read the fine print and there's someone trying to make a buck.

    5 of the Most Cynical Libertarian Stealth Campaigns of 2015

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    WICHITA, KS—Chuckling and shaking their heads as they described their annual family gift exchange to reporters, Koch Industries executives Charles and David Koch confirmed Wednesday they had unwittingly gotten each other the same election for Christmas this year.

    Koch Brothers Get Each Other Same Election For Christmas

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    The Koch brothers like looking all philanthropic, but we all know there's a HUGE catch to anything like this.

    The Koch Brothers Are Helping The Poor? It’s More Like Indoctrinating Them

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    In 2014, foundations led by the billionaire industrialists gave more money to more colleges than ever before

    Koch brothers supersize higher-ed spending

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    Amidst revelations that the Fraser Institute accepted at least $500,000 from the Koch family between 2007 and 2010, the institute's co-founder acknowledged that the US oil billionaires have a long history of donating to the think tank. Two foundations under the Koc

    Fraser Institute co-founder confirms 'years and years' of U.S. oil billionaires' funding

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    Levant – who won the National Business Book Award last year for his book arguing that Canada's oilsands offer the most ethical petroleum in the world – himself worked at the Fraser Institute in 1995, after completing an internship with the Charles G. Koch Foundation in the US. Levant said. “It was a wonderful summer internship where I learned the value of free market economics. “I have never met the Kochs but I would love to one day.”

    Sun News host Ezra Levant recalls “wonderful” Koch foundation summer

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    The Kochs appear to want to change sentencing laws to help protect themselves and their ilk. Koch Industries, backing as part of a package of criminal legal system reform legislation, a bill that would change the way the feds can use a legal doctrine known as "mens rea" in white collar cases. If the bill passes, white collar criminals could get away with breaking the law if they can simply say that they "didn't know" they or their business and colleagues were breaking the law.

    Kochs' Push for Criminal Legal Reform Is Aimed at Protecting Corporate Lawbreakers

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    Bernie Sanders: The Kochs Don't Want To Help | MSNBC

    Bernie Sanders: The Kochs Don't Want To Help | MSNBC

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    10 Of The Worst Moments From Morning Joe's Fawning Koch Brothers Interview

    10 Of The Worst Moments From Morning Joe's Fawning Koch Brothers Interview

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    The late senator's legacy continues unabated. Reverse mortgage pitchman and former Senator Fred Thompson (R-TN) passed away on November 1, 2015, at the age of 73, but his legacy of giving the Koch brothers a pass on one of their first major forays into funneling money into mysterious groups to try to win elections continues unabated.

    Fred Thompson's Legacy Includes Giving the Kochs a Free Pass

    truth-out.org

    And so it continues. The unethical, and allegedly illegal, Florida indenture involving four very well-known political figures, including a 2016 presidential candidate, continues.

    UPDATE: Legal Action Against Koch Brothers, Rick Scott & Jeb Bush Goes To U.S. Supreme Court

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