Thursday, October 10, 2013

Robert Parry: "The Koch Brothers' 'Sampson Option'" @ Consortium News

[Excerpt] .... Charles and David Koch and other right-wing
billionaires and near-billionaires are blind with anger after wasting millions of dollars on Mitt Romney, Karl Rove and the Republican Party in a failed attempt to defeat Barack Obama, the Democrats and health-care reform. These were the guys who smirked knowingly when Romney sneered at “the 47 percent” of Americans who receive some government help; they got snappish when Obama called them “fat cats”; they demanded the honorific title of “job creators.”

Then, they had to sit in their plush party rooms waiting to celebrate Romney’s victory only to be frustrated by a coalition of voters led by African-Americans, Hispanics, Asian-Americans and young urban whites who are comfortable in a more diverse country. ... [End of Excerpt]

Read more of Robert Parry, including his latest "Making the Economy Scream,"  

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