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INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE KOCH EMPIRE - ARCHIVE

2016

2014

Inside the $400-million political network backed by the Kochs, Washington Post, Matea Gold and Cristina Rivero

Inside the Koch Brothers’ Secret Billionaire Summit, The Nation, Lauren Windsor

How Dark Money Flows Through the Koch Network, ProPublica, Al Shaw, Theodoric Meyer, Kim Barker

Koch Foundation Proposal to College: Teach Our Curriculum, Get Millions, Center for Public Integrity, Dave Levinthal

Like His Dad, Charles Koch Was a Bircher (New Documents), PRWatch, Lisa Graves

Koch High: How The Koch Brothers Are Buying Their Way Into The Minds Of Public School Students, HuffPost, Christina Wilkie and Joy Resmovits

Koch-backed political network, built to shield donors, raised $400 million in 2012 elections, Washington Post, Matea Gold

The Koch Brothers Left a Confidential Document at Their Donor ConferenceMother Jones, Daniel Schulman and Andy Kroll

Charles Koch Personally Founded Group Protecting Oil Industry Hand-Outs, Documents RevealRepublic Report, Lee Fang

Billionaire Koch brothers are big oil players in AlbertaToronto Star, Olivia Ward

A battle is looming over renewable energy, and fossil fuel interests are losingWashington Post, Steve Mufson & Tom Hamburger

Connecting the Dots: How Fossil Fuel Interests Are Funding State RPS Battles, Greentech Media, Jim Montgomery

As Reason’s editor defends its racist history, here’s a copy of its holocaust denial “special issue”, Pando, Mark Ames

2012

2011

The Koch Brothers: Dark Lords of DerivativesThe Exiled, Yasha Levine

Anti-war Libertarians Charles and David Koch Love Profiteering Off America’s War MachineThe Exiled, Yasha Levine

How Koch Industries Makes Billions By Demanding Bailouts And Taxpayer Subsidies (Part 1), ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

How Koch Industries Makes Billions Corrupting Government And Polluting For Free (Part 2), ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

How Koch Became An Oil Speculation PowerhouseThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Koch Fueling Far Right Academic Centers At Universities Across The Country, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Weekly Standard Publishes Hagiography To Koch Brothers, Doesn’t Disclose Financial Ties To Kochs, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Right-Wing ‘Journalists’ At Secret Koch Meeting Make A Living Defending Unlimited Corporate Political Money, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

David Koch Claims He Doesn’t ‘Directly’ Support Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

The Contango Game: How Koch Industries Manipulates The Oil Market For Profit, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

John Birch Society Celebrates Koch Family For Their Role In Founding The Hate Group, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Tea Party Billionaire David Koch Disses Donald Trump As Motivated By Publicity, ‘Not Qualified’, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Walker And Prosser Crushed Regulations On Koch Industry’s Phosphorus Pollution In WisconsinThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Tea Party Billionaire David Koch Hosted One Of Mitt Romney’s First Fundraisers For 2012 CampaignThinkProgress, Lee Fang

After Lobbying To Kill The Stimulus, Koch Meeting Attendees Guarded By Police Saved By Stimulus, ThinkProgress, Lee Fang

Koch Brothers Flout Law Getting Richer With Iran Sales, Bloomberg Markets Magazine, Asjylyn Loder and David Evans

The Koch Brothers’ Million-Dollar Donor ClubMother Jones, Gavin Aronsen

Exclusive Audio: Inside the Koch Brothers’ Secret SeminarMother Jones / Bradblog, Brad Friedman

Audio: Chris Christie Lets Loose at Secret Koch Brothers Confab, Mother Jones / Bradblog, Brad Friedman

Why the Koch Brothers Went After Murray Rothbard, LewRockwell, David Gordon

Charles Koch to Friedrich Hayek: Use Social Security!The Nation, Yasha Levine and Mark Ames

ALEC Exposed: the Koch ConnectionThe Nation, Lisa Graves

A CMD Special Report on ALEC’s Funding and Spending, PR Watch, Lisa Graves

Koch’s Web of InfluenceCenter for Public Integrity, John Aloysius Farrell

Since 9/11, Koch Industries Has Fought Against Tougher Government Rules on Chemical Plants, Center for Public Integrity, John Aloysius Farrell

The Kochs fight back, Politico, Ken Vogel

The battle to define the Koch brothersPolitico, Ken Vogel

Koch brothers: secretive billionaires to launch vast database with 2012 in mind, The Guardian, Ed Pilkington

Scott Walker Runs on Koch Money, PRWatch, Lisa Graves

The Kochs’ Democratic enforcer, Politico, Ken Vogel

Rove vs. the Koch brothers, Politico, Ken Vogel

AFP Wisconsin ballots have late return date, Politico, David Catanese

Koch brothers quietly open lobbying office in downtown MadisonMadison Cap Times, Judith Davidoff

Big Brothers: Thought Control at KochThe Nation, Mark Ames and Mike Elk

Empire Building, Texas Observer, Yasha Levine (history of Charles Koch’s grandfather, Harry Koch)

Koch Industries: The 100-Million ton Carbon GorillaThinkProgress, Brad Johnson

Scott Brown Begs David Koch For Money, ThinkProgress, Brad Johnson

2009

GOP Team At American Energy Alliance Runs ‘Energy Town Hall’ Oil Bus TourThinkProgress, Brad Johnson

Koch’s MPC line spills 210,000 gallons of crude oil in central Minnesota, Energy Pipeline News, Noel Griese

Debunking the “Spanish Jobs Study”: 9 Inconvenient Truths You Should Know AboutNatural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

Who are these guys? Yet more polluter-funded front groups hit the climate scene, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

Spain Rejects Calzada “Spanish Jobs” Study, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

US Gov’t Debunks “Spanish” Study Promoted by Big Oil Bus Tour, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

Another response to the “Danish” Wind Study, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

Think-tank behind “Danish” Wind Study Tied to Polluter Funding, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

The Danish Wind Experience: Truth and Fiction, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Samir Succar

2008

AMERICANS FOR the PROSPERITY of Koch Industries, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pete Altman

New Group Tied To Oil Industry Runs Ads Promoting Drilling, Attacking Democrat, NPR, Will Evans

Nancy Pfotenhauer, McCain’s Dirty Energy Spokeswoman, ThinkProgress, Brad Johnson

2004

Koch’s Low Profile Belies Political Power, Center for Public Integrity, Bob Williams and Kevin Bogardus

1997

Oil Slick: How to choke off clean air with independent expenditures, Mother Jones, Romesh Ratnesar and John Cook