White House On Solyndra Failure: "Ugh"
Emails between White House communications director Dan Pfeiffer and then-Deputy Senior Advisor Stephanie Cutter reveal concern, frustration as former poster-child for clean energy investment failed. The House Energy and Commerce Committee peels back the curtain on Solyndra in a new report. "This is going to be a real pain," Pfeiffer writes.
Republicans Map Obama's Alleged "Crony Capitalism"
The Republican National Committee jumped on this morning's Washington Post story detailing ties between venture capitalists benefitting from Department of Energy deals and President Barack Obama. Solyndra and other energy grants draw criticism from Republicans.