Koch brothers

ALEC Wants To Steal Your 17th Amendment Rights (VIDEO)

ALEC Wants To Steal Your 17th Amendment Rights (VIDEO)

There is a nefarious force out there actively working to rob you of your right to vote, speak freely, and rest comfortably under sacrosanct constitutional protections we typically take for granted. That force has a name–ALEC. ALEC is an acronym for the American Legislative Exchange Council, a cabal of corporate lobbyists and state legislators who meet secretly to […]

Trump Hands The Koch Brothers Keystone XL As We Celebrate AHCA Defeat (VIDEO)

Trump Hands The Koch Brothers Keystone XL As We Celebrate AHCA Defeat (VIDEO)

Last Friday’s defeat of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) – Republicans’ supposed “replacement” for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – was a decisive victory for progressive activism. All over the country, millions of people turned up at town halls, called and emailed their lawmakers, and made a lot of noise over the glorified millionaire […]

Inside The Koch Brothers’ Effort To Shred The Constitution (VIDEO)

Inside The Koch Brothers’ Effort To Shred The Constitution (VIDEO)

If you are not familiar with the Koch brothers and their Libertarian agenda – it is time for a crash course. Your constitutional rights may depend on it. Even though conservatives believe the Constitution is practically holy writ, many are now pushing hard for a constitutional convention that could rapidly amend or abolish it. Conservatives […]

NEW DETAILS EMERGE: The Theft Of The White House And Congress (VIDEO)

NEW DETAILS EMERGE: The Theft Of The White House And Congress (VIDEO)

Twas the night before Trump’s inauguration, when all through Facebook, over 200 thousand people were watching a live broadcast. It began: “This is a crime story. The perpetrators:  a pack of political operatives and the billionaires in the shadows behind them. The crime:  the theft of the White House and Congress.” Investigative reporter Greg Palast, a […]

How The Koch Brothers Are Slipping Koch-Caine To Minorities

How The Koch Brothers Are Slipping Koch-Caine To Minorities

For some time, the right’s attempts to win over minority voters has focused mostly on social issues–the same playbook that has conned white evangelicals into voting for anything with an “R” next to it. Recently, however, the Tea Party’s biggest money men, the Koch brothers, have opened up a new front. They’re trying to use […]

Senators Question Objectivity Of Trump’s EPA Pick, Scott Pruitt (VIDEO)

Senators Question Objectivity Of Trump’s EPA Pick, Scott Pruitt (VIDEO)

In a new public letter, senators on the Environment and Public Works Committee expressed reservations about Scott Pruitt’s ties to the energy industry. President-elect Donald Trump selected Pruitt, Oklahoma’s attorney general, to lead the Environmental Protection Agency when President Obama leaves office Jan. 20. Pruitt gained national notoriety when in 2014 he sent a letter to […]

Progressive Nomad: Critical Voting Information The Koch Brothers Didn’t Tell Florida

Progressive Nomad: Critical Voting Information The Koch Brothers Didn’t Tell Florida

The Florida Supreme Court is set to weigh in on a controversial ballot this morning that has been fraudulently introduced to Florida citizens and will gravely impact Florida’s ability to utilize solar energy if the voting information doesn’t surface. Amendment I, a proposed ballot that “claims” to support the rights of people who choose to […]

New Line Of “Inaction Figures” Immortalizes And Mocks Climate-Denying Politicians (VIDEO)

New Line Of “Inaction Figures” Immortalizes And Mocks Climate-Denying Politicians (VIDEO)

Who will stand up to the “junk science” and “snobbery” of those who warn about the threats of climate change? It’s climate inaction figures to the rescue! Inspired by the climate-denial rhetoric of the GOP, the Climate Inaction Figures shrink six prominent Republicans down to action-figure size. Politicians Immortalized Each figure comes armed with a […]

EXPOSED: Mega-Donors Are Turned Off By Trump, But Who They’re Funding Is Even Scarier (DETAILS)

EXPOSED: Mega-Donors Are Turned Off By Trump, But Who They’re Funding Is Even Scarier (DETAILS)

Money is the driving force in politics, and right now, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is scaring a lot of it away – in the form of mega-donors. Many of the ultra-rich Republican donors are starting to fear that Trump will not be able to win the upcoming election. Vin Weber, a lobbyist and former […]

Koch Brothers Fighting To Kill ND Sunshine Bill (VIDEO)

Koch Brothers Fighting To Kill ND Sunshine Bill (VIDEO)

As Common Dreams reported, South Dakota voters will vote on new campaign finance rules this November. And the Koch brothers are fighting to protect the status quo. Getting Dark Money Out of State Politics Initiated Measure 22 (IM 22), aka the South Dakota government Accountability and Anti-Corruption Act, would make serious changes to the state’s electoral process, including: — Public […]

Charles Koch Accuses Reporters Of ‘Blood Libel’ For Doing Their Jobs (VIDEOS)

Charles Koch Accuses Reporters Of ‘Blood Libel’ For Doing Their Jobs (VIDEOS)

Charles Koch is not here for your accusations that he is going to support Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton, this election cycle. He put rumors to rest – a rumor that proliferated after he said that he will not be voting for Republican nominee, Donald Trump. Koch even went as far as saying that the rumors […]

Koch Mouthpiece: Michelle Obama Was The Plagiarist, Not Melania Trump (WITH VIDEO)

Koch Mouthpiece: Michelle Obama Was The Plagiarist, Not Melania Trump (WITH VIDEO)

We’ve seen some pretty bizarre attempts to excuse the blatant plagiarism in Melania Trump’s speech at the 2016 Republican National Convention. But a prominent Latina Republican’s attempt to explain how two paragraphs of Michelle Obama’s 2008 Democratic National Convention speech ended up in Melania’s speech takes the cake. Her argument? Wait for it–Melania wasn’t the […]

BREAKING: Bernie Sanders Takes On Fossil Fuel Industry – Again

BREAKING: Bernie Sanders Takes On Fossil Fuel Industry – Again

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders just posted a video on Facebook along with the following introduction: ”This week we learned that Shell spilled 90,000 gallons of oil in the Gulf of Mexico. The leak left a sheen of oil across roughly 26 square miles of the Gulf. We’ve had enough environmental disasters to learn by now […]

Koch Brothers Target Senate Race, Fall Flat On Their Face (Videos)

Koch Brothers Target Senate Race, Fall Flat On Their Face (Videos)

I’ve got a suggestion for Charles and David Koch. If you’re going to go after a Democrat in a U.S. Senate race, attacking Russ Feingold’s integrity is probably not your best bet. This is the senator that voted against the Patriot Act. THE senator. The ONE senator. As in, final vote in the Senate was […]

Charles Koch Compares Trump’s Plan Against Muslims To Nazi Germany

Charles Koch Compares Trump’s Plan Against Muslims To Nazi Germany

Influential Republican super-donor Charles Koch has expressed his dismay at GOP frontrunner Donald Trump’s plan to stop Muslims from entering America. In an interview with ABC News, Mr. Koch was asked for his views on Trump’s proposal. He referred to the plan as, “reminiscent of Nazi Germany.” He went on to say: “Well, obviously that’s […]

Charles Koch Just Sort Of Endorsed Hillary Clinton (VIDEO)

Charles Koch Just Sort Of Endorsed Hillary Clinton (VIDEO)

In a double whammy to Republicans, billionaire industrialist Charles Koch — one half of the evil Koch Brothers duo — said in an ABC interview that will air on “This Week” on Sunday that Hillary and Bill Clinton were better presidential material than most Republicans. When interviewer Jonathan Karl asked Koch if he thinks putting Hillary Clinton in […]

Right Wing Billionaires Koch Brothers And Pals Gather To Plan Purchase of America

Right Wing Billionaires Koch Brothers And Pals Gather To Plan Purchase of America

The Koch brothers are hosting right wing billionaires at their annual, top secret retreat in Palm Springs this weekend to plan out their attack on the upcoming elections.   The meeting of several hundred super rich right wing extremists serves to coordinate Super PAC, dark money, and direct donation political spending for the 2016 elections […]

A Nonprofit Donation Has Purchased Your Mind, And It’s…

A Nonprofit Donation Has Purchased Your Mind, And It’s…

Between 2005 and 2014, the Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation — Koch as ‘in the multi-billionaires who have been funding the Tea Party since before its official inception’ — donated more than $90 million dollars to major academic institutions across the South, according to The Institute for Southern Studies. The purpose of that nonprofit donation? […]

The Koch Brothers Are Hoping To Bribe Latino Voters With Free Turkeys

The Koch Brothers Are Hoping To Bribe Latino Voters With Free Turkeys

If you thought buying votes was illegal and hasn’t been seen in the United States since the days of Tammany Hall and the old Chicago political machine, then you may be surprised by the latest attempt by the Koch brothers to paint the Republican Party in a more favorable light among Latino voters. As part […]

ALEC, Duke Energy Don’t Own The Sun, So They Sued A Church

ALEC, Duke Energy Don’t Own The Sun, So They Sued A Church

The nonprofit, North Carolina Waste Awareness and Reduction Network (NC WARN), entered into an experimental, renewable energy-based, Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Faith Community Church, called the Solar Freedom Project (SFP). In June, the church and nonprofit had a ribbon cutting ceremony, and the nonprofit installed a 5.2 kilowatt photovoltaic system consisting of 20 solar panels on the church’s roof. NC […]

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