MacEachern: Green energy billionaires doing own “Koch” thing

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by Doug MacEachern, columnist
Arizona Republic

A day doesn’t go by without our “letters to the editor” file flooding with missives about those wicked, old Koch brothers and their insane conspiracy to lay waste to the earth.

Thanks, Mr. Soros!

But Koch-obsessing is getting a little long in the tooth, isn’t it? Especially now that there is a new conspiracy to monger: The Rise of the Anti-Kochs: Revenge of the Green Billionaires!

The Energy & Environment Legal Legal Institute is a non-profit, free-market-oriented group that does “strategic litigation, policy research, and public education on important energy and environmental issues.” It has produced a report that purports to show proof of conspiratorial collusion between the White House, the Environmental Protection Agency, conservation groups like the Sierra Club and “green-minded” billionaires like Tom Steyer and Michael Bloomberg.

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