Koch Industries


Sequester this! Three ways the Kochs win from today’s “shrink government” agenda

kochbro

As America braces for record reductions in federal spending on March 1st ( so-called sequestration), too little attention has focused on the forces driving today’s “shrink government” agenda, or why its financial and intellectual leaders are so willing to go

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

Exclusive: Billionaires secretly fund attacks on climate science

Audit trail reveals that donors linked to fossil fuel industry are backing global warming skeptics The Independent STEVE CONNOR, Thursday 24 January 2013secretive funding organisation in the United States that guarantees anonymity for its billionaire donors has emerged as a major operator

Tagged with: , , , ,

Koch Subsidiary Told Regulators It Has ‘Direct and Substantial Interest’ in Keystone XL

By Stacy Feldman, InsideClimate News  “A document filed with Canada’s Energy Board appears to cast doubt on claims by Koch Industries that it has no interest in the controversial pipeline…” Read the full article HERE

Tagged with: , , , , ,

Koch Brothers’ Activism Protects Their 50-Year Stake in Canadian Heavy Oils

By David Sassoon, InsideClimate News May 10, 2012 Long involvement in Canada’s tar sands has been central to Koch Industries’ evolution and positions the billionaire brothers for a new oil boom. Read the full article HERE

Tagged with: , , , , , ,

NAMING THE PROBLEM What It Will Take to Counter Extremism and Engage Americans in the Fight against Global Warming

Harvard University’s, Theda Skocpol releases this report for the Symposium on the Politics of America’s Fight Against Global Warming. Read the report HERE

Tagged with: , , , , , ,