David Koch: ‘I’m a social liberal’

David Koch: ‘I’m a social liberal’

[Ed. – Earth to Harry Reid…]

Conservative activist and philanthropist David Koch says he’s a “social liberal” and doesn’t understand why people think he’s an “evil billionaire.”

Koch sat down with Barbara Walters for a rare interview on her ABC program “The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014.” The veteran journalist asked the GOP megadonor a series of pointed questions about his politics.

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“You have given money to all of these different hospitals, universities, different schools and so forth. Yet there are people would call you an evil billionaire. Why?” Walters said.

“Well, I don’t understand that,” Koch answered.

Walters asked Koch to explain his political views, stating that he’s “not well-liked” because of his “very conservative politics.”

“Well, I’m basically a libertarian,” Koch said. “I’m a conservative on economic matters, and I’m a social liberal.”

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