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Koch Brothers


'Manchin Is Only Moved by Corporate Donors,' Says Bowman as Koch-Backed Group Lobbies Against Voting Rights Bill

"The provisions in the For the People Act are widely popular, among Democrats and Republicans. It's just not popular among billionaire donors."

Jake Johnson ·


I Think I Was a Lobbyist for the Koch Brothers—I Just Didn't Know It

In the past decade, with nearly unlimited wealth, Koch's political operation has injected hundreds of millions of dollars into elections through a constellation of nonprofits and LLCs.

Lisa Graves ·


Koch's Americans for Prosperity Continues Its Assault on Medicaid During Covid

In the states that have not expanded Medicaid, residents have to weigh the costs of health insurance and medical care against other essential needs, such as housing, food, and transportation to work.

Don Wiener ·


Democratic Lawmakers Urge Barrett to Recuse Herself From Koch Dark Money Case

The members of Congress note that Americans for Prosperity, a Koch-funded advocacy group, mounted a "full-scale campaign" in support of the justice's confirmation.

Jake Johnson ·


A Former Lobbyist Explains How the Privatization Movement Is Trying to End Public Education

They all have the same purpose: To undo public education—not only the institution but also the public funding of schools.

Valerie Strauss ·


Meet the "New Koch Brothers"–the Hedge Fund Activists Wrecking America’s Green New Deal

Players on Wall Street have been torpedoing our chances of averting environmental catastrophe for years.

Lynn Parramore ·


How the Fossil Fuel Industry Funds Fascism

The oil, gas, and coal industries support and fund white supremacy and far-right politics.  

Basav Sen ·


Under Cover of Thanksgiving, Trump Administration Pushes to Relax Rules Protecting Birds

The proposal—which the administration admits would likely lead to more avian deaths—would let energy and other companies off the hook for "incidentally" killing birds.

Brett Wilkins ·


Corporatist Judge Barrett–Two More Senate Abstentions Needed to Stop Trump

It's time for the rising movement of elected and grassroots progressive to take over.

Ralph Nader ·


Koch-Funded Legal Group Pushes to Allow Mass Evictions During Pandemic

The CDC's eviction moratorium update "is symptomatic of a system that has always and continues to work to benefit the profiteers."

Alex Kotch ·

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