Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, is hitting back against billionaire conservatives David and Charles Koch. Their group Americans for Prosperity has spent millions on TV ad buys in the state so far, but Begich is buying airtime as well. Begich’s March 10 ad attacks the Kochs’ impact on the Alaskan economy. A different Alaskan worker utters each phrase: "They come into our town, buy our refinery, just running it into the ground, leaving a mess. A lot of Alaskans are losing jobs, and I’m definitely concerned about the drinking water." A text overlay reads, "Laid off almost 100 workers." PolitiFact wanted ... >>More

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