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My Turn: Koch Brothers close Alaska refinery while buying false TV ads

...founded in 2004 by David Koch and a Koch Industries board member named Richard Fink...North Pole, which is owned by Koch Industries. Could it be that the Koch brothers...Washington.And it gets worse! Koch Industries is the second largest private...
State sues over North Pole refinery contamination

...million in insurance money for response to the spill, including water deliveries to nearby property owners.The Koch Industries Inc.-owned Flint Hills, however, said former owner Williams Alaska and the state, which owned land beneath the...
State | AK legislature
Senate Democrats aim fire at rich, obscure brothers

...fear-mongering TV ads, we have to work harder and be smarter," says a fundraising letter for Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La.Koch industries spokesman Steve Lombardo defended the ads. He said, "it is unfortunate that Harry Reid is focused on attacking...
Begich says he doesn't support a carbon tax, takes aim at Koch brothers

...said they had no problem "firing" Alaskans and "leaving dirty water." Flint Hills Resources, which is owned by Koch Industries Inc., recently announced plans to close the Flint Hills refinery at North Pole, citing the costs from the cleanup...
State | AK legislature
Flint Hills: North Pole Refinery will close

...vice president, also cited the "uncertainties over future cleanup responsibilities."Flint Hills, a division of Koch Industries Inc., completed purchase of the refinery on April 1, 2004. Flint Hills was aware of soil contamination but thought...
Lies, damned lies and advertising

...the billionaire owners of Wichita, Kan.-based Koch Industries, were among its founders. It has four directors...disclose their contributions. The only reply came from a Koch Industries spokeswoman, who confirmed that David Koch and his...
Possible Williams buyer has tarnished environmental past

...the Lower 48. Officials with Koch Industries Inc. of Wichita say the company...projects. In January 2000, Koch Industries agreed to pay $30 million to...Jarvis would not confirm whether Koch Industries is, in fact, interested in...
Williams sells refinery, stores for $265 million

...pipeline and 26 convenience stores in Alaska for $265 million cash, the company announced Monday. Two Wichita-based Koch Industries units, Flint Hills Resources and Koch Alaska Pipeline Co., are buying the refinery in North Pole, and Williams...
Oil refinery operations uninterrupted by small fire

...products including gasoline, jet fuel, heating oil, diesel fuel and asphalt. It is a subsidiary of Kansas-based Koch Industries, Inc., and has a crude oil processing capacity of about 220,000 barrels per day.
State makes tentative deal to buy North Pole oil refinery

...the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. Flint Hills and Koch Alaska Pipeline Co. - two subsidiaries of Wichita-based Koch Industries - were among the companies negotiating to buy Williams out of Alaska. Williams, based in Tulsa, Okla., announced...


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