By Lisa Graves

Charles Koch's Americans for Prosperity has funded efforts to thwart mass transit ballot measures in seven states or cities, and now Netflix' Hasan Minhaj show how the Koch oil and gas fortune has made it so much harder and more costly for Americans to use mass transit to get to work and events.

Charles Koch's Americans for Prosperity has funded efforts to thwart mass transit ballot measures in seven states or cities, and now Netflix' Hasan Minhaj show how the Koch oil and gas fortune has made it so much harder and more costly for Americans to use mass transit to get to work and events.

Charles Koch's Americans for Prosperity has funded efforts to thwart mass transit ballot measures in seven states or cities, and now Netflix' Hasan Minhaj show how the Koch oil and gas fortune has made it so much harder and more costly for Americans to use mass transit to get to work and events.

By Lisa Graves for KochDocs

New document shows that in 1980 David Koch as the VP candidate for the Libertarian Party urged that Alaska be opened up for more leases to drill for oil. By 1983, Koch Industries had a stake in drilling off the coast of the Northern Slope in the Beaufort Sea, Northwest of the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge....

New document shows that in 1980 David Koch as the VP candidate for the Libertarian Party urged that Alaska be opened up for more leases to drill for oil. By 1983, Koch Industries had a stake in drilling off the coast of the Northern Slope in the Beaufort Sea, Northwest of the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge....

A new document shows that in 1980 David Koch, as the VP candidate for the Libertarian Party, urged that Alaska be opened up for more leases to drill for oil. By 1983, Koch Industries had a stake in drilling off the coast of the Northern Slope in the Beaufort Sea, Northwest of the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge....

Announcing Koch Docs, Exposing the Koch Empire and Its Agenda

By Lisa Graves and Connor Gibson

Charles Koch has bent America's political system, the policies, and the courts to his will in ways that will reverberate long after his time. One purpose of the Koch Docs project is to help tell the story of how we got here and the destructive course charted by Koch's selfish agenda. In the coming weeks and months, this site will be unveiling a series of documents and more...

Documents Shine New Light on Koch Brothers’ Early Efforts to Abolish the Department of Energy

A scheme to abolish the Department of Energy helped spur a failed 1980 Libertarian Party presidential bid — and in the process laid the groundwork for Charles and David Koch's powerful network of influence — as documents from a newly published archive show.

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