How to stop the billionaire bandits holding the US hostage

  It is clear that the so called “business and financial elites” have a stranglehold on our economy, government and political system, if not our minds.  The current shutdown of the government can be traced back to lobbying groups such as the US Chamber of Commerce and the billionaires who fund the Tea Party through […]

The Missing Story: Cain As Front Man for Billionaires

GOP Presidential candidate Herman Cain serves as front man for the billionaire Koch brothers in a way rarely, if ever, seen in modern times for a prominent U.S. major party candidate. That relationship should be an ongoing part of his campaign coverage. It’s arguably far more important in its implications for voters than the sex […]

Something Stinks in Wisconsin

  Something stinks in Wisconsin, and it’s not the cheese.  Once again a ultra right-wing Koch brothers astroturf group, Americans for Prosperity (AFP), and the Republican Party are engaging in voter suppression, if not outright voter fraud.  AFP is one of the organizations that helped fund the phony Tea Party organizations. Some might recall, during […]

Milwaukee will Rally to Expose Governor Walker’s Dirty Money:Today, 5pm Tuesday, March 1st

Where: Americans for Prosperity, Wisconsin Headquarters, 1126 S 70th St, Milwaukee Coalition partners: Milwaukee Graduate Assistants Association (AFT Local 2169),Wisconsin Citizen Action, SEIU, AFT local 212 (MATC), Voces de la Frontera, Peace Action Wisconsin, One Wisconsin Now-Educators Network for Social Justice (ENSJ is an independent group of educators working to promote social justice teaching and […]

Koch Brothers: Clear Right-wing Strategy to go After Labor Unions in the United States

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. Charles and David Koch, who co-own Koch Industries Inc. and whose combined worth […]