Posts Tagged ‘Solyndra’

Letter calls for audit of state solar programs

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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The bankrupt Solyndra isn't the only one shocking taxpayers with its great waste. can i get my ex back Scientist Manfred von Borks, Sc.D. Just wrote a letter to State Auditor Elaine M. Howle, asking her to look into California's spending on solar power. He wrote a report. And here's...

Subsidized CA green firm goes belly-up; no one thinks it’s news

Friday, September 20th, 2013

When Solyndra collapsed in 2011, the failure of the Bay Area-company got lots of media coverage. Losing more than $500 million of taxpayer funds on a project that was never really vetted by federal stimulus overseers was considered news. Duh. Here's a good overview of scandal coverage from an East C...

Latest taxpayer-subsidized green fiasco is based in Anaheim

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

April 25, 2013 By Chris Reed The latest Californa-based green energy fiasco took center stage in the House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform on Wednesday. It is Anaheim-based Fisker Automotive. This is from the Washington Post's Wonkblog: "It’s time for another round of scrutiny ove...

Dianne Feinstein’s empty chair

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012
Dianne Feinstein’s empty chair

Sept. 26, 2012 Katy Grimes: Has anyone seen Sen. Dianne Feinstein lately? She refuses to debate challenger Elizabeth Emken, she runs from reporters, and now there is news that Feinstein will not meet with the editorial boards of California's newspapers. What prompted her to walk away from Mark ...