TPMmuckraker’s story yesterday about Koch Industries preemptively alerting the press that the mega-company does not fund tea parties — despite the fact that it backs one of the major tea party groups — got the Rachel Maddow treatment last night.
“So David Koch, founder of Americans for Prosperity, wants you to know that he’s not at all funding the tea party movement — except for that part where he totally funds the tea party movement,” Maddow said in the segment. “But other than that, just wants to get the facts clear.”
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