Business David Koch

More

  • March 1- In the 16 months since Oklahoma oilman Harold Hamm dismissed OPEC as a "toothless tiger" because of growing U.S. energy independence, shares in his Oklahoma City- based Continental Resources Inc, a major shale oil driller, have fallen about 60 percent. Whether or not the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has been defanged, it has been unable...

  • David and Charles Koch

    Industrialist and conservative donor Charles Koch challenged conservatives to end "corporate cronyism", even if it helps his businesses.

  • Scott Walker, governor of Wisconsin, speaks during the Leadership Forum at the 144th National Rifle Association (NRA) Annual Meetings and Exhibits at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

    Billionaire businessman David Koch is pushing back against reports that he endorsed Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for president. NBC News reports.

  • Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker

    Charles and David Koch appear to have a favorite in the race for the Republican presidential nomination: Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin.

  • David and Charles Koch

    Wall Street and big business's election kingmakers are reaching for their wallets again in the race for President.

  • Sen. Marco Rubio.

    Sen. Marco Rubio announced his presidential bid to the public on Monday from Miami, marking the third official Republican campaign.

  • Robert Mercer in a rare photo at the 2014 World Science Festival Gala, New York City.

    One of the most important Republican donors in America today is a hedge fund manager who keeps a low profile.

  • US soldiers special troops

    The U.S. military hosted a meeting Monday to find out if so-called cryptocurrencies are being used by U.S. adversaries around the world.

  • The IRS will revamp rules made to curb political activity by nonprofits after receiving more than 150,000 comments. The NYT reports.

  • Tom Steyer

    Billionaire Tom Steyer has been picking a lot of political fights over climate change recently.

  • Billionaire hedge funder doubles down on climate fight

    CNBC's Lawrence Delevingne discusses billionaire hedge funder Tom Steyer's aggressive campaign against big-name conservatives, such as the Koch brothers and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida), to recognize climate change as a serious issue.

  • NEW YORK-- Mayor Michael Bloomberg will spend at least $10 million of his personal fortune promoting moderate candidates around the country in the final weeks before Election Day, he announced Wednesday, adding himself to the list of wealthy Americans pouring millions of dollars into the 2012 election.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- A billionaire's lawsuit over wine said to be owned by Thomas Jefferson has died on the vine. A federal appeals court in New York ruled on Thursday that William Koch, the founder of Oxbow Group energy company, had waited too long to file a lawsuit against Christie's auction house.

  • The battle over Proposition 32 on the November ballot follows conflicts in Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and elsewhere where efforts to dilute the strength of organized labor have produced political tumult, a flood of TV ads and widespread demonstrations.