Vice President Pence had an unannounced meeting with political activist Charles Koch. This was noteworthy for a multitude of reasons. The first reason is that it was not supposed to happen. The next reason is that it happened at all. The Koch Brothers are starting a fund raiser so all the alt-left antennae are waving frantically to see what collusion this represents. Watch the video and see what you think.
As Written By Reid Wilson for The Hill:
Vice President Pence held an unannounced meeting with conservative political activist Charles Koch on Friday, the day before the Koch brothers network kicks off a donor meeting in Colorado Springs.
Pence, in town to headline a banquet celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Christian conservative group Focus on the Family, sat down with the chairman and chief executive of Koch Industries, along with key members of the Koch team.
The meeting was not on the vice president’s schedule released by the White House late Thursday.
A spokesman for the vice president’s office denied to The Hill earlier Friday that Pence would be meeting with the Koch brothers’ network. The spokesman did not respond to requests for comments late Friday.
James Davis, a spokesman for the Koch brothers’ network, said Pence and Charles Koch discussed issues ranging from tax reform to a measure reforming the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, which President Trump signed Friday. The meeting lasted 50 minutes, Davis said……