Donor profile: William “Bill” Koch

By Amy Myers

Quick stats on the biggest financial backers of Election 2012

New documentary underscores Koch brothers' broad influence in policy and politics

By Sandy Johnson

New Bloomberg video underscores iWatch News findings about Koch influence in Washington

Koch buys online advertising to attack report on its lobbying influence

Oil firm takes out online ads attacking Center reporter’s project on lobbying

Excerpts from this story referencing "Facebook":

"… il said.Cohlmia’s email is part of the ad campaign, which was spotted on Facebook and Google.Mike Hoyt, executive editor at the Columbia Journalism Review,& …"

"… l, and that becomes harder given the PR muscle of the powerful."A group on Facebook, The Beer Party, defended the Center story and gave followers a step-by-st …"

Koch's web of influence

By John Aloysius Farrell

The Koch Industries web of influence

Excerpts from this story referencing "Cato Institute":

"… ion dollars or more over the last five years from Koch foundations are the Cato Institute, the Heritage Foundation, and two conservative think tanks at George Mason …"

Issa oversight committee staffs up with industry insiders

By Brooke Williams and Matt Pearce

As chairman of one of the most powerful committees in Congress, Republican Darrell Issa has built a team that includes staff members with cl

Excerpts from this story referencing "spokeswoman":

"… Institute also sought a list of Democratic staffers and contacted minority spokeswoman Jenny Rosenberg 11 times to obtain it. She only released the name of Staff …"

"… Koch, the chairman and chief executive of Koch Industries.Catherine Behan, spokeswoman for Mercatus, defended its independence, saying that its research is not g …"