Search the Archive

Business: Solyndra and White House #1007064

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 14, 2011
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(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.]

Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.