GOPs Badger Obama On Solyndra Bonuses

Law360, New York (January 20, 2012, 6:37 PM EST) -- Republican lawmakers on Thursday asked the Obama administration to fight bankrupt Solyndra LLC's proposal to dole out employee bonuses, the latest broadside in an increasingly tense fight over federal support for the solar panel manufacturer.

In a letter signed by more than 50 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, the lawmakers called on the U.S. Department of Justice to oppose Solyndra’s bid for a $500,000 incentive plan that would award bonuses to 21 current employees.

The proposal has already drawn the ire of former Solyndra workers,...
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