Koch Brothers

Does Your Financial Advisor Have A High AQ? Why Billionaire Charles Koch Thinks It's Crucial

The speed at which a new generation of disruptive technology is influencing consumer preferences and behaviors is unprecedented. Whether we’re talking about advanced artificial intelligence, language-translating earbuds, self-driving vehicles, smart homes, or Amazon deliveries to the trunk of your …

Financial Services

Letter: Kavanaugh needs thorough vetting

I think all Alaskans need to be concerned about Sen. Dan Sullivan giving his full support to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. It wasn't that …

Brett Kavanaugh

Letters: Koch Brothers don't know best

Wisdom and good common sense finally prevailed in the last special session of the Legislature and with the funding of the universities that were …

Koch Industries

Koch Brothers Mount Grassroots Effort to Support Immigration

As the son of Mexican migrant workers and a veteran of the George W. Bush Administration, Daniel Garza has been frustrated by President Donald …

U.S. Politics

Koch group launches $1.8M ad against Missouri's McCaskill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri branch of Americans for Prosperity says it's spending $1.8 million on ads against Sen. Claire McCaskill.<p>The television and digital ad announced Wednesday by the Koch-backed group accuses the Democratic incumbent of saying she supports tax cuts but voting …

Middle-class

Free legal Q&A Tuesday, July 17

Have you heard the news? Thanks to our sponsors, Charles Koch Foundation and the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, the ASNE Legal …

Koch Industries

I.R.S. Will No Longer Force Kochs and Other Groups to Disclose Donors

The Trump administration will end a longstanding requirement that certain nonprofit organizations disclose the names of large donors to the Internal Revenue Service, a move that will allow some political groups to shield their sources of funding from government scrutiny.<p>The change, which has long …

Politics

Secret Money Funds 40% of Outside Congressional Ads

“Secret donors financed more than four out of every 10 television ads that outside groups broadcast this year to influence November’s high-stakes …

Politics

Political mailer that pretends to be pro-union is really from the Koch brothers

Political mailers are so often misleading that they should probably go straight into the recycling bin. The latest egregious example is a large color …

Middle-class

A look at the Charles Koch Foundation's move into journalism-related projects over the past two years, including donations of $80K to ASNE and $500K to Newseum

8:15 AM ET, July 6, 2018<p>Renee DiResta / Wired:<p><b>A look at how “keyword voids”, social recommendations, and paid promotions can lead to tragic</b> …

Liberty Global

Koch Brothers take aim at Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn's successful effort to gain a newly-minted federal tax break that could benefit a new Tampa Bay Rays ballpark in Ybor City …

Middle-class

What Logies? David Koch attends AFL game after several Sunrise star boycott the annual awards show... but Edwina Bartholomew jets into the Gold Coast to attend

Controversy erupted last month when Channel Seven announced they would not be sending their top talent to the Logie Awards this year.<p>And true to …

Gold Coast

GS: David Koch - Port Adelaide president

Port Adelaide

Koch Brothers Net Worth: See Their Staggering Fortune

Charles and David Koch transformed their father’s regional energy company into Koch Industries, the second-largest privately owned company in North …

Middle-class

The Koch Brothers vs. Public Transit

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Kochs Finance High-Tech War Against Transit” (front page, June 19):<p>Rather than be forward-thinking and consider the needs of the entire population of the United States, the Koch brothers have decided to embark on a campaign to undermine public transportation.<p>Speedy, effective and …

Opinion

David Koch questions fairness of AFL rule trials with Hawthorn, Brisbane

Port Adelaide president David Koch has raised questions about the fairness of the AFL's behind-closed-doors rule trials involving Hawthorn and …

Australia

Koch Network to Start Campaign Against Trump's Tariffs

The Koch network plans to start an ad campaign against Trump's trade tariffs https://bloom.bg/2tbFMsJ #tictocnews (Source: Bloomberg)

Tariffs

Koch brothers' network launches digital ad blitz thanking Democrat Sen. Heidi Heitkamp as midterms near

Americans for Prosperity is unleashing a digital advertising campaign on Friday thanking North Dakota Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp for …

North Dakota

Billionaire Koch brothers' political network will spend millions to oppose Trump's tariffs

The Koch political network unveils a multiyear, multimillion-dollar campaign opposing the tariffs implemented by President Donald Trump's …

Donald Trump

The Koch brothers’ network is denouncing President Trump’s tariffs on the EU, Canada and Mexico

In a statement first given to CNBC, the influential Koch network denounced the decision to implement the tariffs, urging the White House to "abandon" …

Donald Trump

David Koch: Logies “not worth going this year.”

David Koch has responded to a question about why he is not attending the <b>Logie Awards</b>.Speaking to FIVEaa’s David and Will he indicated it clashed with …

TV (Australia)

Billionaire conservative donor David Koch to retire from Koch Industries

Billionaire industrialist, donor and political activist David Koch will retire from his roles at Koch Industries and other Koch-affiliated groups due …

Koch Industries

How the Koch Brothers are Systematically Killing Public Transit and the Planet for Personal Gain

Hiroko Tabuchi in a front-page article at the <b>NY Times</b> website has pulled back the curtain on how Charles and David Koch are targeting public transit …

Middle-class

New York Times explores how Koch brothers helped defeat Nashville’s transit plan - Nashville Business Journal

By Eric Snyder <br>– Managing Editor, Nashville Business Journal<p>Jun 19, 2018, 7:30am CDT<p>A new report from The New York Times gives a fuller look at the …

Nashville

The Koch Brothers Are Using The Promise Of Driverless Cars To Kill Public Transit Projects

The idea with autonomous driving technology is that, eventually, the driver will be removed from the equation to do whatever they want while their …

Environment

Political Cornflakes: The Koch brothers are waging a war against public transportation.

Salt Lake City

The Koch Brothers Say No to Tariffs

Charles and David Koch are two of the ten richest Americans. They’ve been major donors to conservative and libertarian causes, funding candidates for office, the Tea Party movement, and even university economics departments. They sat out Donald Trump’s campaign for President, characterizing his …

Tariffs

Koch brothers won't back GOP nominee Corey Stewart in Va. Senate race

RICHMOND, Va. — A tea party group backed by billionaire conservatives plans to sit out the U.S. Senate race in Virginia.<p>News outlets report that …

Senate Race

Kochs Will Not Support Virginia GOP Senate Candidate Stewart

The Koch Brothers political network has announced it will not support the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Virginia, in another indication of …

Republicans

Koch brothers group launches $1.7M TV ad against Whitmer

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The group Americans for Prosperity backed by the billionaire Koch brothers is spending nearly $1.7 million on a television ad that criticizes Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer, saying she backed policies of former Gov. Jennifer Granholm and voted for tax …

Middle-class