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 "Foundation":

"… nor to Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign, the non-profit George Kaiser Family Foundation describes itself as “a charitable organization dedicated to breaking the …"

"… so lost out on the tremendous subsidy it provided the George Kaiser Family Foundation through the charitable contribution deduction.”The Foundation did not im …"

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 "George B. Kaiser":

"… nlikely that President Barack Obama will be naming any tax proposals after George B. Kaiser. An investment by the Tulsa billionaire's family foundation in Solyndra, …"

"… owns the Bank of Oklahoma — its most recent proxy statement notes that, "George B. Kaiser currently owns approximately 60.4% of the outstanding common stock and pla …"

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 …"