- Jon Stewart Alters A Koch Brothers' Advertisement To More Accurately Reflect Their Questionable Practices
It's like watching two wolves go at each other while before they had teemed up to gather thier sheep.
It's 'all-out-war' between the RNC and the Koch brothers - Chris Hayes looks at the brewing conflict between two organizations that seemingly want the same thing - to beat the Democratic Party.
Perspective of the last several years i.e. what's been going on behind the scenes of the beltway media;
"The Koch Brothers" - Article
"The Koch Brothers are worth $50 billion. They’ve bankrolled the Tea Party, the campaign against climate change science, and entire university departments to advance their right-wing agenda. The newest item on their shopping list: their own Center for American Progress."
The Tea Party Started In 2007 And Ron Paul Is The Godfather
News footage from 2007 mixed with other video that documents the origin of the modern day Tea Party movement and those responsible for it.
It was started in 2007 from the grassroots by Ron Paul supporters for his 2008 Presidential Campaign. After gaining momentum it was co-opted by certain Republicans with help from Fox News and other corporate entities. It's no longer the spontaneous decentralized movement that it once was though Ron Paul's message of limited government and a return to the Constitution is still at it's core.
[Also viewable on YouTube]
Newt Gingrich Helped:
After the Tea Party movement was created, the creators (Fox News) distanced itself acting as if the Tea Party sprang up 'on its own'...
About a minute in Newt Gingrich says that the tea party 'kinda sprang up on its own' (i.e. obvious lie). Then Stephen Colbert proves that the Tea Party was founded by anchors of Fox News and activism ideas even came from the GOP party chairmen.