Republicans Want DOJ To Take Action On Solyndra

Law360, New York (February 3, 2012, 8:33 PM EST) -- Two dozen Republican lawmakers urged U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Friday to intervene in the ongoing legal battle over bankrupt solar energy company Solyndra LLC, the recipient of a controversial $535 million government-backed loan.

The U.S. Department of Energy put taxpayer interests on the back burner in fall 2010 when it agreed to restructure Solyndra's loan so that private investors would see returns ahead of taxpayers — and in doing so, violated the Energy Policy Act of 2005, according to a letter to Holder signed...
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