PETER OVERBY, NPR

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Koch Brothers Put Price Tag On 2016: $889 Million
by PETER OVERBY, NPR
Jan 29, 2015 | 12 views | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The political network led by industrialists Charles and David Koch plans to spend $889 million for the 2016 elections. In modern politics, it's more than just a ton of money. It's about as much as the entire national Republican Party spent in the last presidential election cycle, four years ago. And as Sheila Krumholz — director of the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics, which tracks politicians and donors — pointed out in an interview, it's double what the Koch brothers and their network spent in 2012. Read more: Koch Brothers Put Price Tag On 2016: $889 Million
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MELISSA REPKO, The Dallas Morning News

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Highland Park ISD parent calls book on poverty ‘socialist, Marxist’
by MELISSA REPKO, The Dallas Morning News
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A parent challenging the use of a nonfiction book about poverty in Highland Park ISD says it is a “socialist, Marxist book” taught with a political agenda. Read more: Highland Park ISD parent calls book on poverty ‘socialist, Marxist’
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MATT LEWIS, The Daily Beast

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