GAMRican saidThey are evil.
And those who don't read articles but make assumptions like this are stupid.
This is the sentence that references "consequences":
"then many of our more than 50,000 U.S. employees and contractors may suffer the consequences, including higher gasoline prices, runaway inflation, and other ills."
Obviously the Koch brothers aren't suggesting that they will cause higher gas prices, runaway inflation and other ills - but rather that these are natural byproducts of the policies of the current Obama Administration unless you haven't been paying attention to QE3, drilling moratoriums, impact of impending regulations etc.