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Jim Hightower | Billionaires Lay Siege to State Governments | Rise Up Times

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Don’t get your panties in a twist over the Trump presidency. Move on. We need to counteract the Koch Brothers’ very successful influence on state policies and elections. Progressive political activist Jim Hightower shares facts that explain. Via Rise Up Times


“…If you doubt that the strategy has gone local, consider this fact: Even though the Kochs didn’t back a presidential campaign last year — they said they were concentrating on only half a dozen Senate races — they deployed 1,600 paid political staffers into 38 states to drive elections and policy campaigns…” ~ Jim Hightower

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“The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity.
Even a dead fish can go with the flow.”
~ Jim Hightower

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JoAnn Chateau

JoAnn Chateau likes progressive politics and loves the canines. She sometimes writes fiction about Chester (the Alpha Bichon) and his friends -- with a dash of humor and dab of Poli-Sci. JoAnn's views and insights are tinted by her past profession in Counseling, Christian theological studies, and Library and Information Science training. Retired now, JoAnn enjoys the creative life.

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