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Strange Bedfellows: Consumer Groups, Koch Brothers Unite To Back Tesla Stores

By Stephen Edelstein 1,244 views Feb 18, 2015 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Tesla Store Los Angeles [photo: Misha Bruk / MBH Architects] Enlarge Photo War makes strange bedfellows. Over the past decade, the Koch Brothers have become a major political force, funneling money from their family company into organizations that support conservative politicians and causes--including the denial of climate change. DON'T MISS: Tesla Vs Franchised Car Dealers In Texas, Arizona: Battles Continue So Charles and David Koch wouldn't seem like enthusiastic supporters of electric-car maker Tesla Motors. Yet the Koch-funded group Americans for Prosperity is one of 10 signatories on a letter sent to U.S. governors and legislators urging them to support Tesla's direct-sales business model. Tesla Store opening in Westfield Mall, London, Oct 2013 Enlarge Photo Tesla has fought...

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