Here's why a Major Tea Party backer is staying far away from Trump's lockdown protestors - 2020-04-23

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F0.png Here's why a Major Tea Party backer is staying far away from Trump's lockdown protestors April 23, 2020, Travis Gettys, Raw Story

The right-wing Koch brothers network is distancing itself from protests against coronavirus lockdowns.

Americans for Prosperity, the family's main political arm, decided against helping to promote the demonstrations in state capitals as some of its former Tea Party collaborators have done, reported Politico.

The movement founded by brothers Charles and David Koch helped fuel protests a decade ago against the economic stimulus bill and President Barack Obama's health care legislation, but they're sitting out the angry demonstrations against social distancing measures aimed at halting the spread of the deadly virus.

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