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California Liberals aim to “Bottle Sunlight”?

WASHINGTON — Press conference after press conference and pivot after pivot, Barack Obama’s dream of efficient clean, green and solar energy is getting another shot in California. Reuters reports that California is planning to “bottle sunlight” in its next clean energy effort. Democratic Governor Jerry Brown told the audience at San Francisco’s Intersolar conference, “We can’t […]

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Chinese Solar Power FAIL: Collapse of Green Energy

WASHINGTON — The U.S. has Solyndra and other failed solar energy companies, and China will soon have their laundry list of failures. Reuters says that 3/4 of China’s solar-grade producers of polysilicon, necessary to make solar panels, are facing closure. The overabundance of subsidized and temporarily prosperous companies cannot compete with the likes of Germany’s Wacker […]

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Chris Wallace Exposes DNC Chairwoman Wasserman-Schultz’s Double Standard [Video]

DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz struggled yesterday to explain why President Obama shouldn’t be held responsible for people losing their jobs at Solyndra while Mitt Romney should for job losses at companies Bain Capital invested in while he was CEO. Wallace: Is the president responsible for laying off the people at Solyndra? Wasserman-Schultz: No, because the […]

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The Year in Administration Scandals — and Scandal Deniers

With 2011 drawing to a close, it is time to account. As an early-and-often chronicler of Chicago-on-the-Potomac, I am amazed at the stubborn and clingy persistence of President Barack Obama’s snowblowers in the media. See no scandal, hear no scandal, speak no scandal. Dartmouth College professor Brendan Nyhan asserted in May — while Operation Fast […]

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AIM Exclusive Release – The Case of CH2M HILL: $2 Billion in Crony Stimulation

WASHINGTON, December 1, 2011 – Accuracy in Media’s Center for Investigative Journalism released a special report, detailing Solyndra sub-contractor CH2M HILL’s history of fraud, kickbacks and Federal violations; and how it received taxpayer funding. “In the wake of several Energy Department scandals it is important to analyze how taxpayer funded projects have developed, and what […]

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The Accountability Charade

You can’t spell “accountability” without “A,” “C” and “T.” But in Washington, government officials routinely get away with “taking personal responsibility” by mouthing empty words devoid of action. Heads nod in collective agreement that mistakes were made. But heads never roll. The Obama administration has raised this accountability charade to an art form. At a […]

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February 2015

2/13/2015 - Solar Energy Subsidies cost Taxpayers $39 Billion a Year

2/4/2015 - Obama’s Budget wants to Make Solyndra Tax Credit Permanent

August 2013

8/13/2013 - California Liberals aim to “Bottle Sunlight”?

8/2/2013 - Chinese Solar Power FAIL: Collapse of Green Energy

January 2012

1/9/2012 - Chris Wallace Exposes DNC Chairwoman Wasserman-Schultz’s Double Standard [Video]

December 2011

12/28/2011 - The Year in Administration Scandals — and Scandal Deniers

12/1/2011 - AIM Exclusive Release – The Case of CH2M HILL: $2 Billion in Crony Stimulation

November 2011

11/30/2011 - The Case of CH2M HILL: $2 Billion in Crony Stimulation

11/18/2011 - The Accountability Charade

September 2011

9/21/2011 - Obama & Solyndra: MAKIN’ IT RAIN

9/19/2011 - Solyndra, the Green Energy Anti-Depressant

9/16/2011 - White House: Solyndra Exec’s Visit Was for Charitable Purposes