Is the Media Telling the Truth about the Koch Brothers?

For good and/or ill, the Koch brothers do not represent the conservative powerhouse that the media often presents to us. [See also, “Koch Brothers Deserve Prison for Climate Change Treason?”] Mediaite came up with a headline for one of the two siblings: “David Koch Supports Gay Marriage, Pot Legalization, And Ending Wars — And You Shouldn’t Be Surprised.” Thursday afternoon, POLITICO reported that billionaire industrialist David Koch, the oft-vilified bankroller of groups aimed Read more […]

The Koch Brothers Are Supporting A Democrat Against the Tea Party!

There are Republicans who support the wealthy and Democrats who champion the poor, we are told. Even though the Tea Party is showing that such a portrayal is a lie, it is still widely believed (or many pretend to believe it). Thus, Democratic Senator Mark Pryor writes to raise funds to defend his Senate seat in the next election. Friends, Secretive big-donor Super PAC huddles. Tightening polls. Tom Cotton outraising us in the last quarter.  There’s no doubt that all signs point to a tough Read more […]