The investigation into the Solyndra debacle took an embarrassing turn for the White House after emails show Biden staff . . . well . . . passionate over the prospects of funding the company with more than a half billion dollars in government loans awarded to Solyndra. Not only do emails shows a powerful donor did heavily lobby the White House, but one email says “They about had an orgasm in Biden’s office when we mentioned Solyndra.”
The email is from Ken Levit, executive director of the foundation, to Steve Mitchell, who served on Solyndra’s board. It is dated Feb. 27, 2010.
Obama Administration officials ignored warnings from experts that the company was in a highly precarious position and could implode.
Of course, who among us does not lose a bit of control when discussing cylindrical panels of CIGS thin-film solar cells? After all, this in 2010, making it a type of mid-term crisis. A young company with great assets meets an Administration looking for stimulus . . .
This appears to be the actual tape from the Biden meeting:
Source: Washington Times