Energy Department approves $1 billion in solar energy loan guarantees

Andrew Restuccia The Hill 9/28/2011

The Energy Department announced Wednesday that is has finalized more than $1 billion in loan guarantees for two separate solar energy projects.

The decision comes several weeks after Solyndra, a California-based solar manufacturer that received a $535 million loan guarantee from the Obama administration in 2009, filed for bankruptcy and […]

Warren out at CFPB after Issa hearing?

Ed Morrissey 7/16/2011

Elizabeth Warren will exit the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau before it officially launches, according to a single-sourced Bloomberg report last night. According to an unnamed “briefed” person, Obama will dump the controversial Warren for someone already working at the CFPB, and the announcement will come next week:

Elizabeth Warren, a Harvard […]

Darrell Issa to Elizabeth Warren: Clear a full day on your June calendar, we’ve got more questions

“ are causing problems … we had to change everything on my schedule to try to accommodate your time…”

“czar” Elizabeth Warren to Congressman Patrick McHenry 24 May 2011

Jonathan Strong The Daily Caller 6/1/2011

Elizabeth Warren, a top Obama aide and liberal darling, recently told the Republican chairman of a […]

No Surprise: Lawless Obama Kingship Ignores Darrell Issa’s Request For Documents

Ace Ace of Spades HQ 2/1/2011

So it’s like that, if there was any doubt.

“I was disappointed to learn that on or about Jan. 20, 2011, DHS’s Office of General Counsel instructed career staff in the Privacy Office not to search for documents responsive to my request,” Issa says in the Feb. 1 letter.


Turn Issa Loose

IBD Editorial Investors Business Daily 11/16/2010

Ethics: You may never have heard of Rep. Darrell Issa, but you will soon. Republicans have tasked him with cleaning up four years of Democratic misrule and misconduct. It’s a big job, but somebody simply must do it.

For proof, look no further than Tuesday’s dirty debacle with Rep. […]