Solyndra investor's foundation status called into question

By Amy Biegelsen

Senator questions tax status of George Kaiser's foundation

Excerpts from this story referencing "Charles Grassley":

"… assets. Gifts to private foundations yield tax deductions for donors.Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, raised questions Tuesday about Kaiser’s involvement.“With Sol …"

How an Obama fundraiser turned Oklahoma into a personal tax haven

By Bill Allison

How George Kaiser turned Oklahoma into his personal tax haven

Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":

"… ll-fated Solyndra's loan application to benefit a campaign supporter. (The Center for Public Integrity’s iWatch News has reported that at least 18 other bundlers have ties to …"

Federal agents search headquarters of failed solar firm Solyndra

By Ronnie Greene and Matthew Mosk

FBI raid comes as scrutiny intensifies in Congress over benefits to politically connected firm

Excerpts from this story referencing "Damien LaVera":

"… uarantee] program receive the same treatment," Energy Department spokesman Damien LaVera wrote in response to questions.Congressional investigators, though, h …"

Congressional hearing to focus on Obama administration loan to failed energy firm

By Matthew Mosk and Ronnie Greene

House focuses on government loan to solar firm Solyndra, backed by Obama fundraiser, which won $535 million before going under

Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":

"… earings next Wednesday on the government’s Solyndra loan.Separately, the Center for Public Integrity's iWatch News and ABC News have learned that Senate investigators hav …"

Politically-connected solar firm secured low interest government loan before collapsing

By Ronnie Greene and Matthew Mosk

Politically-connected Solyndra got half-billion dollars at cut rate interest – and likely won’t repay taxpayers first

Excerpts from this story referencing "George B. Kaiser":

"… uity is coming to the table.Solyndra’s most prolific financial backer is George B. Kaiser, an Oklahoma oil billionaire who was a bundler of campaign donations for O …"