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 "House subcommittee":

"… Bureau of Investigation, the Treasury Department's inspector general and a House subcommittee. Kaiser's role as a fundraiser for Obama's 2008 campaign — the Tulsa Wo …"

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 "official":

"… uated from 1 to 2 percent, hovering at 1 percent of late.Energy Department officials said the rates for all its green energy loans were set by the bank using …"

"… We don’t talk to journalists,” a Bank employee said last week.Treasury officials, presented a series of written questions about the financing, referred qu …"

"… the financing, referred questions to the Energy Department. A former official with the federal bank said that typically, key details – such as the len …"

"… $75 million financing are considered first lien holders.That leaves Obama officials to confront the prospect of waiting behind private companies.Kaiser has d …"