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 "George B. Kaiser":

"… tatus of the foundation of a major investor in the solar company.Named for George B. Kaiser, a wealthy Oklahoma oilman and generous donor to Barack Obama’s 2008 cam …"

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 "oil":

"… bama's 2008 campaign — the Tulsa World reported that, in March 2007, the oilman hosted an event at his home for the candidate, where Obama raised about …"

"… nvestments worth hundreds of millions in energy firms, most of them in the oil and gas industry. The Washington Post reported that, in 2005, Senate inves …"

"… as stations and natural gas shortages proved to be a boon for the domestic oil and gas industry, and Kaiser built his company into Oklahoma's largest pri …"

"… ahoma's largest privately held producer of natural gas. At the peak of the oil boom, when a popular bumper sticker in the state read, "If you don't own a …"

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 "George B. Kaiser":

"… coveted award on merit. One of the private investors in Solyndra was George B. Kaiser, an Oklahoma oil billionaire. Kaiser was a bundler of campaign donations f …"

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 "George B. Kaiser":

"… echnology and a very good investment.”One of those private investors was George B. Kaiser, an Oklahoma oil billionaire who was a bundler of campaign donations for O …"

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 …"