Koch Confirms Interest in Newspapers, but Mum on LA Times Bid

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Diverse investments have made Koch Industries of Wichita, Kansas a billion-dollar conglomerate, but the Koch brothers are better known for putting big money behind conservative SuperPAC's and foundations and Republican politicians that liberals denounce as extremist. Recently, it's been reported that the Koch brothers are interested in acquiring news organizations, including the Tribune Company, which owns the Los Angeles Times.

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Guests:
James Hagerty - Wall Street Journal - @JamesRHagerty, Ken Doctor - Newsonomics - @kdoctor

Host:
Warren Olney