Please save us from these Republicans. Amen, thank you.
Oh, look! They want to be closer to their pet governor:
The billionaire brothers whose political action committee gave Gov. Scott Walker $43,000 and helped fund a multi-million-dollar attack ad campaign against his opponent during the 2010 gubernatorial election have quietly opened a lobbying office in Madison just off the Capitol Square. (“The lobbyists for Koch Companies Public Sector registered with the state on January 5, two days after Walker’s inauguration.”)
Charles and David Koch, who co-own Koch Industries Inc. and whose combined worth is estimated at $43 billion, have been recently tied by many media outlets to Walker’s push to eliminate collective bargaining rights for public workers. The two have long backed conservative causes and groups including Americans for Prosperity, which organized the tea party rally Saturday in support of Walker’s plan to strip public workers of collective bargaining rights and recently launched the Stand with Scott Walker website.
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Rachel eviscerates our favorite Eagle Scout!
Now read this so you can understand what the Koch brothers plan to get out of all this.