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Business: Solyndra and White House #1007064

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 14, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The investigation into the administration’s investment in the Solyndra solar energy company that went bankrupt after receiving half a billion in taxpayer money reviewed; scenes shown of President Obama visiting the company last year; e-mails quoted. [In May 2010, OBAMA – says the true engine of economic growth will always be companies like Solyndra.] [Representative Lee TERRY†- says there is some scandal involved in this.] [Representative Michael BURGESS†- comments on pressure by the White House.] [Energy Department loans director Jonathan SILVER†- says diligence was done across multiple years.] [Representative Fred UPTON†- says it stinks to high heaven.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:20

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