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How you support the Koch Brothers (even if you don’t know it)

It was on Feb. 26 that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) blasted conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch, calling them “about as un-American as anyone that I can imagine.”

Less than a week later, on March 4, he continued railing against the duo: “Senate Republicans are addicted to Koch,” Reid said.

As it turns out, we all may be. That’s because Charles and David Koch own 84 percent of Koch Industries, a massive corporate conglomerate with investments in oil, fertilizer, electronics components and even toilet paper.

Watch the above video to comprehend the wide reach of Koch Industries.