Tagged: koch brothers
Gone are the days when the U.S. accounted for over 40 percent of the world's billionaires, with Western Europe and Japan making up most of the rest.
The paper industry's titans have teamed up with practitioners of the legislative black arts to turn their sludge into a slick tax loophole.
There can be no joy in the fact that money rules.
Class warfare for dummies.
Some 300 uber-rich corporate plutocrats and their political hirelings have pledged at least $100 million to bombard the Obama campaign with viciously negative ads.
Gov. Rick Snyder is now being sued by his own astonished citizenry.
Just like in the classic western, Obama stands alone, outnumbered against forces who seek his destruction.
Philips, GE, and Sylvania all are ready to market incandescent bulbs that meet higher efficiency standards, while saving money for consumers -- but don't tell tea-partying lawmakers.
One of the crudest arms of his vast and secretive political network is called Americans for Prosperity.
For only $1.5 million, a Koch brother bought a big chunk of the economics department of Florida State University.