Source: ABC News
quote: Stop complaining about investments that did not pay off
quote: securing our borders and protecting our citizens
quote: Does a basic file clerk really deserve $80,000/year plus a pension?
quote: It's not really a big deal.
quote: privatize profit, and publicize debt
quote: My guess is that they have finance guys that calculated the risk and most of the risk is probably going to get soaked into the interest of the successful companies. We do this with student loans all the time. No story here.
quote: From what I've heard/read, several high ranking Democrats were invested heavily in Solyndra. So they probably made a killing off it pulling out before it failed.
quote: At least someone will get a manufacturing facility on the cheap.
quote: Politicians padding their portfolios with tax payer money to artificially inflate stock prices so their investments make money.
quote: I believe the current value of a person is listed at roughly 5 Million USD.
quote: It's not his OWN money, it's your's and mine.
quote: Where do I sign up?
quote: "We are not going to simply write a bunch of checks and let them be spent without some very clear criteria as to how this money is going to benefit the overall economy and put people back to work. We're not going to be making decisions on projects simply based on politics and - and lobbying."
quote: After the Republicans are voted out for NOT CREATING ANY JOBS, the platform they ran on in 2010
quote: Disclaimer: I actually do believe the income inequality in this country has grown to unhealthy levels. But it should be combated with solid, neutral numbers to guide policy. Not by massaged numbers.
quote: To be fair, as bad as the Solyndra loss looks, the previous Bush administration spent many times that essentially paying off the losses of the American International Group (AIG)