The Koch Brothers are Un-American. That’s not disinformation saying so, and not Robert Greenwald (director of Koch Brothers Exposed), but Senator Harry Reid, the nation’s top Democrat. From AP via Kansas City Star:
The Senate’s top Democrat criticized a pair of billionaire brothers in unusually harsh terms Wednesday, accusing the conservative duo of being “un-American,” spreading lies about President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul and lacking a conscience.
In a pair of appearances on the Senate floor, Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., became the latest Democrat this election year to denunciate Charles and David Koch — pronounced “Coke.”
The brothers’ representatives said Reid’s attack was “disgraceful” and accused him of attacking people hurt by the 2010 health care law.
Reid’s focus was on television ads that are being used against Democratic congressional candidates, commercials that he said misleadingly criticize the health care law.
“When you make billions of dollars a year you can be as immoral and dishonest as your money will allow you to be,” Reid said. “It’s too bad that they’re trying to buy America, and it’s time that the American people spoke out against this terrible dishonesty of these two brothers who are about as un-American as anyone that I can imagine.”
Hours earlier, Reid said the ads were misleadingly lambasting the health care law. “It’s easy to do if you have no conscience and are willing to lie,” he said…
[continues at the Kansas City Star]
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