He thought he was speaking to his corporate master David Koch.
I blogged about this New Yorker article by Jane Mayer about the Koch brothers back in August. I said it was a very important article. I think so now more than ever.
Here David Koch admits to providing funds to start the astroturf organization "Americans for Prosperity."
Americans for Prosperity members brag about how they organized Tea Party actions.
Jane Mayer speaks to Rachel Maddow about the Kochs.