Three New Ways the Koch Brothers Are Screwing America

Source: Elisabeth Garber-Paul, Rolling Stone, June 4, 2014

The fourth-richest men in America target low-wage workers, minority voters and unions. … Here, three of the fights to which these undocumented millions flow: Suppressing the Minimum Wage …. Breaking Unions “Really, what we would like to see is to take the unions out at the knees, so they don’t have the resources to fight,” says Scott Hagerstrom, the Michigan director of Americans for Prosperity – a group heavily funded by the Kochs – in a damning clip from the film. And it seems to sum up the Kochs’ approach to unions: Americans for Prosperity were integral to the 2011 union-busting fight in Wisconsin, and American Legislative Exchange Council (or ALEC, which works closely with the brothers) has drafted the model anti-union legislation used to slash collective bargaining rights for workers in 36 states. ….Disenfranchising Voters….
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