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Bid to suspend California global-warming law gets $1 million from billionaire brothers' firm

Sep 4, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
The donation to the Proposition 23 campaign comes from a subsidiary of Kansas-based Koch Industries, which owns refineries and controls 4,000 miles of oil pipelines.

The fight over a November ballot initiative to suspend California's global warming law has escalated sharply with the Koch brothers, oil billionaires and "tea party" backers, making a million-dollar entry into the fray.