This is a scandal that's just too juicy to not throw together a couple of links for people unfamiliar with the story. The quick and dirty of Solyndra is that it's a solar panel manufacturer that went bankrupt, but received $535 million in federal loan guarantees. However, there's much more to it than that.
Here's a couple of links you can check out to keep up-to-date with the current Obama Administration scandal:
- Obama admin reworked Solyndra loan to favor donor
- Obama fundraiser linked to loan program that aided Solyndra
- Kaiser Family Foundation 2009 grant to Michelle Obama’s ‘Urban Health Initiative’ sparks more Solyndra ‘crony capitalism’ questions
- Obama's Solyndra scandal reeks of the Chicago Way
Obviously, this is just the tip of the iceberg as more information will undoubtedly be coming out in the near future.
Oh yeah, and here's Rahm Emanuel playing dumb on Solyndra: