Kochs seek better bang for their bucks

By Laurie Bennett

February 20, 2013 at 6:57am

Looking for a higher return on their political investments, the Koch brothers are making some personnel changes.

Politico reports that the Koch-funded Americans for Prosperity has “parted ways with its chief operating officer, most of its 100-plus-employee field staff and several fundraisers.”

Charles and David Koch, who put millions of dollars into the 2012 campaign, are reportedly holding back on payments to other groups until they see full audits of their expenditures.

AFP didn’t halt its efforts after the election. It is now pushing for the sequester and trying to block Obamacare at the state level.

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