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Emails: Energy Dept. Asked Solyndra to Postpone Layoff Notice Until After Election
Emails released by Congressional investigators Tuesday suggest that the Obama administration asked solar firm Solyndra, the flagship of its green energy program, to postpone the announcement of job layoffs till after the 2010 midterm elections. The House Energy and Commerce Committee's oversight
Emails Show White House Officials Said “Oblivious” Department of Energy Meant “Bad Days Are Coming”
President Obama told George Stephanopoulos Monday that he didn’t regret his administration’s investment of $535 million in failed clean energy company Solyndra. “People felt it was a good bet,” the president said. But new e-mails revealed today indicate there were plenty of folks within the...
Obama White House Warned Solyndra Bad For Reelection
White House budget analysts warned in January that a controversial decision to restructure a $535 million government loan to a struggling solar power company "could easily be portrayed as bad judgment or worse," just-released emails now show. The latest emails are part of an emerging portrait of
The Note: Your Guide To The State Of The Union
When President Obama goes before both chambers of Congress tonight to deliver his State of the Union address, he will be walking something of an economic and political tightrope.
The Note's Must-Reads for Janurary 25th, 2011
Compiled by ABC News Digital News Associates and Desk Assistant Jacqueline Ng. Fernandez, Claudia Morales, Jayce Henderson and Molly Hunter STATE OF THE UNION: The Washington Post’s David Fahrenthold and Krissah Thompson: “The Stories behind the visitors in the State...
White House Climate Change Czar Carol Browner Departing
Senior administration officials confirm reports that Carol Browner, assistant to the president for energy and climate change, is departing the White House in the next few weeks. A White House official says Browner will stay on as long as necessary...
Obama Talks Big About Clean Energy While Cash Stripped From Key Program
While President Obama has touted his deep commitment to a clean energy industry, the administration has quietly drained more than half of the $6 billion allocated to a key renewable energy program and senior White House officials have proposed either fixing or scrapping one of the President's most
Halladay, Being Forthcoming On Oil Cleanup, Ghalani Trial -- Today's Q's for O's WH, Part II -- 10/7/2010
White House press secretary Robert Gibbs held an off-camera gaggle earlier today, and an on camera briefing in the afternoon.
Truth About BP Oil Spill Withheld?
The Obama administration criticized for withholding information about the spill.
Did Obama Mislead Public on Oil Spill Numbers?
President's own commission questions oil spill numbers released by White House.