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position CEO and Chairman
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Charles G. Koch, born in 1935, is the CEO and Chairman of Koch Industries.  Koch is also on the Board...

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Charles Koch

status "If somebody's evil, the smarter they are, the more damage they're going to do."
21 January 2012

“I’m not a scientist, I’m an event planner,” explained Lisa Thrun when I asked her if she believed burning coal and oil contributed to climate change. Oh really, Ms. Thrun? If you’re just an event planner, what are you doing giving a presentation on the economic impacts of a regional plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions? See the video:

10 November 2011

Last weekend was a wild one for climate action in our nation’s Capitol, between the protest outside a conference run by Koch Industries front group Americans for Prosperity and Sunday’s large street protest against the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline that encircled the White House with over 10,000 people.

22 October 2011

This guest post was written by Brendan DeMelle, crossposted from DeSmogBlog.

10 October 2011

Written by Brendan DeMelle, crossposted from DeSmogBlog.

Hillary Clinton and the State Department have the final word on whether to approve the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, unless President Obama intervenes. The influence of tar sands industry lobbyists connected to Hillary Clinton is finally getting some media attention, but there is still more to this story.

27 September 2011

In a recent interview posted by ThinkProgress, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) briefly departed from his defense of corporate polluters (who heavily financed his 2010 election campaign) and claimed, "If you dump benzene in the stream, I want you to go to jail."

30 August 2011

Written by Farron Cousins, crossposted from DeSmogBlog.

21 July 2011

Written by Cindy Baxter and Kert Davies, crossposted from Greenpeace USA.

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