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How the Christie and McDonnell Scandals Hurt the GOP, but Help the Tea Party. Estimated Crowd: 2000.

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The billionaire Koch brothers’ war against Obama. On May 17th, a black-tie audience at the Metropolitan Opera House applauded as a tall, jovial-looking billionaire took the stage.

The billionaire Koch brothers’ war against Obama

It was the seventieth annual spring gala of American Ballet Theatre, and David H. Koch was being celebrated for his generosity as a member of the board of trustees; he had recently donated $2.5 million toward the company’s upcoming season, and had given many millions before that. Koch received an award while flanked by two of the gala’s co-chairs, Blaine Trump, in a peach-colored gown, and Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg, in emerald green. Doctors and Tea Party.