Charles J. Reid, Jr.

Why Right-Wing Oligarch Charles Koch Doesn't Seem That Concerned About a Hillary Presidency

On Sunday, April 24, billionaire Charles Koch — by some estimates the ninth-wealthiest person in the world — gave an interview to ABC News. It was, I must confess my grudging respect, brilliant political theater. Koch struck a high-minded pose where Donald Trump was concerned. He was profoundly disillusioned with Trump’s many personal attacks on opponents and on the press. He found Trump’s proposal to create a national registry for Muslims “monstrous” and “reminiscent of Nazi Germany.”

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