Chu leaves behind legacy of allegations of cronyism
Emails point to White House involvement
The Obama campaign has to worry about Benghazi and Solyndra scandals.
‘Some of the businesses we encourage will fail’
Documents: Like in Solyndra, Obama auto bailout official used multiple email addresses including personal ones - TheDC
‘As we saw with the Department of Energy’s loan guarantee program for Solyndra, et al., this practice is nothing new for the Obama administration’
Romney: ‘In one year, you provided $90 billion in breaks to the green energy world’
Most of the money was for taxpayer-backed loans to failed solar companies like Solyndra and Abound Solar
‘His plan calls for the government being able to invest in winners and losers, or in their case, losers, and his plan also calls for trillion dollar deficits’
House votes 245-161 to phase out DOE loan program that enabled Solyndra
Former DOE official runs away when ABC News tries to interview him
Obama is clinging to ideas that failed in the 1930s and are failing today.
Two weeks after giving the DOE’s loan program an all clear, Herbert Allison contributed to the president and DNC
The offer is 70 percent below the cost of construction
Solyndra glass tubes used as art exhibit - TheDCNF
Pricey glass tubes decorate UC Berkeley’s botanical garden
Subsidies undermine the ability of markets to serve consumers.
Success is a product of serving others’ wants and needs — not a product of government help.
New law would curtail political appointees’ ability to make risky investments
‘The Bank of Washington continues to help us!’ Chris Gronet wrote in 2009
Revelations come one week after liquidation plan pegged taxpayer losses at $500 million