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The Koch brothers' takeover of the Republican Party is very nearly complete, and if they have their way,
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 93 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 12:17 PM PDT with 126 Recommends
Eric Stern, deputy secretary of the state in Montana, tells ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 02:57 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Florida State Sen. Nancy Detert, blasting AFP. Republican frustration over the Koch brothers' rule is expanding ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 141 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 01:55 PM PDT with 584 Recommends
David Koch, "freedom" crusader? The Kochs have a new public policy push, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 11:09 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Montanans rally for Medicaid expansion The Kochs brothers and their astroturf organization Americans for Prosperity have hit a roadblock in their fight ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 11:22 AM PDT with 137 Recommends
Don't fuck with Montana, Mr. Koch. The Kochs, through their astroturf ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 87 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 08:54 AM PDT with 252 Recommends
Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) A secretive billionaire in his 70s supports ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 09:47 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
Jim Ward (D-Wichita) couldn't have imagined how his plan to force medicaid hearings would go in February . Today, in Topeka, the answer was made clear as the hearing was forced into larger rooms -
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 180 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 05:28 PM PDT with 557 Recommends
Rs in Tennessee who have the responsibility of governing just discovered that when you "let loose the Kraken" (hint: last of the Titans) you are truly (what a surprise) unable to control the monster ...
by ATexican
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 04:01 PM PST with 22 Recommends
In a news story that is very insightful to the minds of many TEA-party East Tennesseeans (motto: "We don't care what we are against, as long as Obama is for it"), A couple of people from Blount ...
by Teacherman1978
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 06:22 AM PST with 5 Recommends
The New York Times has a thoughtful article on the "complicated ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 09:46 AM PST with 25 Recommends
David Koch, master of the GOP universe.
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Feb 10, 2015 at 10:43 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Montana is not particularly interested in what he's selling. The Koch brothers have made stopping Medicaid expansion under Obamacare a top priority for their state efforts. ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 104 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 11:46 AM PST with 235 Recommends
Screenshot of ad run against Medicaid expansion in Wyoming The Koch brothers have made defeating Medicaid expansion wherever possible a primary goal, and have groups active in a ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 11:01 AM PST with 41 Recommends
The GOP's CEO, David Koch Tennessee's Republican Gov. Bill Haslam spent ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 94 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 08:31 AM PST with 110 Recommends
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), and obedient little Koch head. The Koch brothers held their winter seminar last weekend and lifted the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 99 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 07:31 AM PST with 57 Recommends
Charles Koch The notoriously secretive Koch brothers have apparently decided to let it all out, or anyway tiny bits of it that might not be too super scary for the American public to see. They had ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 69 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2015 at 10:10 AM PST with 41 Recommends
The GOP brain (-less) -trust is about to get their new "Marching Orders' ... Koch primary kicks off by Tarini Parti and Kenneth P. Vogel, politico.com -- January 22, 2015 The Koch primary will ...
by jamess
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 11:49 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer looks ready to call it a career Leading Off : • CA-...
by Jeff Singer
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 05:00 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Republicans are very serious about the duck hunting constituency these days. Hoo boy. Even today's House Republicans are not far enough to the right for the ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 59 comments on Tue Nov 18, 2014 at 06:42 AM PST with 28 Recommends