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GOP backers hate ‘Obamacare’ but like its subsidies
San Francisco Chronicle

Several big corporations have reaped millions of dollars from the Affordable Care Act even as they support GOP candidates who vow to repeal the law. This condemn-while-benefiting strategy angers Democrats, who see some of their top congressional candidates struggling against waves of anti-Obamacare ads partly funded by these companies.

Among the corporations is a familiar Democratic nemesis, Koch Industries, the giant conglomerate headed by the billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch.