Solyndra Bankruptcy Saga Becomes Thorny

A number of new developments cropping up in the last week or so over the Solyndra solar power company bankruptcy look be making what was originally a slightly complex situation now look much more like a quagmire.

Solyndra

image via Solyndra

To recap, Solyndra, a early loan guarantee backee by the U.S. Department of Energy, filed bankruptcy and laid off 1,100+ workers. The GOP called it out a rat from the onset and the Obama administration defended it. The following has happened since then:

We will continue to follow this story as it unfolds and what it might mean for the future of this type of program at the federal level.

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