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FILE - In this May 22, 2012 file photo, Charles Koch speaks in his office at Koch Industries in Wichita, Kan. ... BOZEMAN -- Montana State University faculty members have opened debate on whether to establish an economics research center funded by a five-year grant from the Charles Koch Foundation.
Holden, who also serves as chairman of Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, is one of the leading conservative voices pushing for an overhaul of the justice system. Although Koch Industries, headed by multi-billionaire Charles Koch, has been a bitter target of liberals and reformers for its financing of ...

Phillips is president of Americans for Prosperity, a conservative advocacy group rooted in the populist Tea Party movement. It is funded by the influential and deep-pocketed Koch Brothers. Ducey is also well-aligned with David and Charles Koch. Phillips likes Ducey's business background as former CEO of ...
The latest gift agreement between USU and the Charles Koch Foundation came last year, with $25 million to pay for a new USU-affiliated nonprofit called the Center for Growth and Opportunity. Another $25 million came from the Huntsman Foundation to pay for more students to participate in the Huntsman ...
In July 2016, billionaire GOP kingmaker Charles Koch compared choosing between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to voting for cancer or a heart .... Mark Holden, senior vice president and general counsel at Koch Industries who focuses on criminal justice issues, calls asset forfeiture, "unconstitutional.
Charles Koch, a Libertarian businessman, has for decades used his foundation to give money mostly to American colleges. Until recently, the .... When a criminal justice project at Florida State University was looking for funding, its chairman wrote a note to her executive director. "I know you really hate them, ...

Chase and Annie Koch are opening a new pre-K-through-12th-grade school on Wichita State University's campus. The couple are related to Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch. Chase is Charles' son and Annie his daughter-in-law. The school, called Wonder, is scheduled to open for preschool and elementary-age children ...
... the community that there's so much thinking going on." The Eagle first reported this week that Chase and Annie Koch, the son and daughter-in-law of Koch Industries chief Charles Koch, are getting into the private school business in Wichita, financing a new pre-K-through-12th-grade school on the WSU ...
The couple are related to Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch, the Wichita Eagle reported. Chase is Charles' son and Annie his daughter-in-law. The school, called Wonder, is scheduled to open for preschool and elementary-age children in September. Middle- and high-school programs are expected to be ...
The couple are related to Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch, the Wichita Eagle reported . Chase is Charles' son and Annie his daughter-in-law. The school, called Wonder, is scheduled to open for preschool and elementary-age children in September. Middle- and high-school programs are expected to be ...
The couple are the son and daughter-in-law of Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch. They plan to incorporate aspects of the "Maker movement" and other education innovations, providing a mastery-based approach to academics rather than traditional grade levels, and without the traditional grades or report ...
Koch and his brother, David, head up the multinational corporation Koch Industries and are known to give substantial amounts of money to political candidates and conservative causes. They've given ... Officials with the Virginia-based Charles Koch Foundation, however, have pushed back on that notion.
The couple are related to Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch, the Wichita Eagle reported . Chase is Charles' son and Annie his daughter-in-law. The school, called Wonder, is scheduled to open for preschool and elementary-age children in September. Middle- and high-school programs are expected to be ...
What if you could create a school from scratch - consult the experts, design the space, hire the teachers and incorporate all the latest research into how children think, move, develop and learn? What would it look like? Annie Koch wondered. And now she and her husband are building it.
Chase and Annie Koch, the son and daughter-in-law of Koch Industries' Charles Koch, along with a former fundraiser and state director for Koch-funded political advocacy group Americans for Prosperity, are opening a private school on Wichita State's campus in the fall. The school will be called Wonder, ...
13 donations from the Koch Industries PAC (KochPAC), revealed in a campaign finance filing released on Wednesday, totaled over $312,000 and went to ... As IBT previously reported, Charles Koch and his wife Elizabeth donated nearly $500,000 to House Speaker Paul Ryan's joint fundraising committee ...
FILE - In this May 22, 2012 file photo, Charles Koch speaks in his office at Koch Industries in Wichita, Kan.The Koch brothers are spending up to $400 ... "We need to be on offense starting now," said Emily Seidel, CEO of the Kochs' political arm, Americans for Prosperity. She said the network has already ...

"While we don't have a scheduling announcement at this time, Chairman Walden looks forward to continuing to work with the administration to get these reforms over the finish line for patients," the statement concluded. 10_07_Koch_09 David Koch, left, and his brother Charles Koch, run Koch Industries ...
The fund will work with the public sector portion of Koch Industries, run by billionaire and Republican mega-donors Charles and David Koch, to help navigate public policy and regulatory law. Churi and Tochman are both members of the new leadership organization of the Koch Seminar network, where 550 ...
"Let's be frank right up front: these elections are going to be brutally tough," Emily Seidel, CEO of the Koch group Americans for Prosperity, told a ballroom ... "This midterm is going to be hard," donor Gail Werner-Robertson told Charles Koch and the rest of the assembled crowd during one session Sunday.
As a record-breaking 550 influential conservative donors prepared to gather in California for their annual winter retreat, the network overseen by Charles and David Koch highlighted its preferences for an immigration bill in Congress -- parts of which differ from the plan the White House laid out last week.
Dana Point, CA - August 3: Charles Koch and Dr. Michael Lomax, president and Chief Executive Officer of the United Negro College Fund, speak during an .... company, has agreed to be acquired by Meredith Corp. in a deal partially financed by Koch Equity Development, a subsidiary of Koch Industries Inc.) ...
House Speaker Paul Ryan collected nearly $500,000 in campaign contributions from Charles Koch and his wife after helping usher through a ... The Republican tax overhaul plan passed in December benefited Koch Industries, as it cut the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent, among other cuts.
House Speaker Paul Ryan collected nearly $500,000 in campaign contributions from Charles Koch and his wife after helping usher through a ... The Republican tax overhaul plan passed in December benefited Koch Industries, as it cut the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent, among other cuts.
Koch Industries, one of the largest private corporations in the nation, operates refineries and manufactures a variety of products. ... Just 13 days after the tax law was passed, Charles Koch and his wife, Elizabeth, donated nearly $500,000 to Ryan's joint fundraising committee, according to a campaign ...
In 2016, a university donation pamphlet listed both the Charles Koch Foundation, as giving between $50,000 and $100,000, in addition to the nonprofit Charles Koch Institute, listed as contributing between $10,000 and $25,000. Mark Holden, the Koch Industries general counsel called the president of John ...
Sen. Jeff Brandes (center) flanked by Sen. Darryl Rouson (left) and Central Florida Urban League CEO Glen Gilzean (right) DIRK SHADD | Times ... The event was kicked off with comments from Vikrant Reddy, a senior research fellow at the Charles Koch Institute. The institute helped finance the report, as ...
Board Chairman Jim Niemann read part of a letter from the Regional Office of education opposed to the announcement. In it, the ... "The National school Choice Week website's Partners page provides a who's-who gallery of (Koch Industries CEO Charles) Koch network groups, corporations and billionaires ...
WASHINGTON -- America's biggest businesses -- from Apple to Koch Industries -- have cheered President Donald Trump's tax plan and his push to roll ... business community is on immigration, Apple chief executive Tim Cook and Koch Industries chief executive Charles Koch, who often differ on politics, ...
Charles Koch, head of Koch Industries, gives a talk on February 26, 2007. (Bo Rader/Wichita Eagle/MCT via Getty Images). While Koch Industries snared headlines last fall for its partial acquisition of Time, Inc. (including Fortune, sports Illustrated, and other holdings), the business empire's nonprofit Koch ...
In December, Cook teamed up with Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch to write an opinion piece in The Washington Post about DACA, asking Congress to work quickly to come up with a solution before the end of the year. That never happened, and the government's stance on the issue now appears to be ...
(Disclosure: Time Inc., TIME's parent company, has agreed to be acquired by Meredith Corp. in a deal partially financed by Koch Equity Development, a subsidiary of Koch Industries Inc.) Democrats, who stood unified against the package, now plan to weaponize it against Republicans next year and ...
As a nation, we must show that the dreamers' faith in our word and goodwill was not misplaced. And we should make clear that the United States welcomes their contributions as part of our national life. Tim Cook is chief executive of Apple. Charles Koch is chairman and chief executive of Koch Industries.
Two titans of U.S. business have come together to demand that Congress find an immediate solution for DACA recipients, whose legal immigration status will come to an end in March without intervention. Charles Koch, chairman and chief executive of Koch Industries, and Tim Cook, chief executive of ...
Daniel Jorjani, the Department of the Interior's principal deputy solicitor, once advised Charles Koch. ... He also had numerous engagements with a prominent lawyer and a meeting with a trade group that represents industries opposed to the Obama administration's Migratory Bird Treaty Act interpretation.
The foundation of billionaire industrialist Charles Koch is ramping up its ideological higher education donations, smashing last year's record amount ... of Free Enterprise in the college of business, funded with $6 million from the family foundation of Papa John's CEO Schnatter and $4 million from CKF.
The Koch-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has hired Grant Kidwell, a former analyst from two major Koch-backed groups-Americans for Prosperity and the Charles Koch Institute-to lead its Energy, Environment and agriculture (EEA) task force, a position that has been left vacant ...
Or in November of that year when he tweeted that Charles Koch was "looking for a new puppet" after Scott Walker's and Jeb Bush's campaigns failed. ... Many come from Koch Industries, Koch-funded political organizations and independent think tanks financed by the Kochs like the Cato Institute and the ...
(Rick Pearson) *Deadline hijinks: State Board of elections Chairman Bill Cadigan says candidates for the March 20 primary who are in line to file petitions at the end of the day Monday will be part of a lottery for the last ballot position if another person running for the same office is also queued up at that time ...
Since coming to UK, Blackwell helped oversee a $65 million renovation of the business school and creation of the John Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise with a $10 million gift from Schnatter, the CEO of Papa John's Pizza and the Charles Koch Foundation. The gift generated controversy ...
Ricketts formed the group at the same time a report by the Mercatus Center, a privately funded free market think tank at George Mason University with ties to Republican billionaire donor Charles Koch, found that Nebraska's most regulated industries are outpatient health care services, nursing homes and ...
For example, Charles Koch has long served as chairman or director of the Knowledge and Progress Fund Inc., a tax-exempt private foundation that donated millions to Donors Trust since the mid-2000s, IRS filings show. In 2015, the most recent year for available IRS filings, Knowledge and Progress gave ...
Two companies owned by Koch Industries -- run by David, pictured, and Charles Koch -- are suing the government of Venezuela to collect $409 million ... Two companies that belong to Koch Industries, the energy conglomerate of the billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch, are suing Venezuela to ...
Charles Koch wants to end government subsidies for the farmers who brought you Thanksgiving. He doesn't seem to have a problem with ... One of the largest polluters in the U.S., Koch Industries was founded in 1940 by the father of current CEO and chairman Charles. Fred Koch had achieved success in ...
CIA Director Mike Pompeo--rumored to be the next secretary of state--represented the Kansas district where Koch Industries was headquartered, giving him ... Adam Kissel, a former program officer at the Charles Koch Foundation and an outspoken critic of the education Department's handling of campus ...
Charles Koch, in particular, is known for the unusually tight control he exerts over Koch Industries, the second-largest private company in the U.S., and also over his and his brother's political and philanthropic ventures. As I wrote in my book "Dark money," a former political partner of the Koch brothers, ...
At the time, Koch Industries, the brothers' primary corporate vehicle, said it did not believe a Tribune purchase would make good business ...
"There are tremendous changes going on in media," Charles Koch said. ... Should Meredith succeed in acquiring Time Inc., Koch Industries ...
While I appreciate (as Ayn Rand Institute executive chairman, Yaron Brook, ... real estate developers (Donald Trump), and industrialists (Charles Koch) ... Extractive industries by definition employ brutal means to subdue and ...
After his death in 1967, his sons David and Charles picked up the baton, turning Koch Industries into a $100 billion-a-year conglomerate and ...


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Covert Operations The billionaire brothers who are waging a war against Obama.
The New Yorker
by Jane Mayer
Aug. 30, 2010

 

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