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Continuing Developments Regarding the Solyndra Loan Guarantee

October 14, 2011

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Friday, October 14, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Continuing Developments Regarding the Solyndra Loan Guarantee.”  

Background Memo

Opening Statement from Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chair Cliff Stearns

Opening Statement from Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton

Documents Submitted For the Record

January 19, 2011 - Solyndra Restructuring Legal Memorandum for the DOE Secretary that OMB provided to Committee Republicans in compliance with the subpoena.

February 15, 2011 - Second version of the Solyndra Restructuring Legal Memo DOE later turned over to committee investigators after the committee learned DOE had withheld the memo as part of February 17, 2011, document request

December 15, 2010 Email Between Senior OMB Officials on "Solyndra"

August 16, 2011 Email Between Senior Treasury Officials on "DOE Loan Guarantees"

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Witness List 

Gary Grippo
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fiscal Operations and Policy
U.S. Department of Treasury
Witness Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Gary H. Burner
Chief Financial Officer
U.S. Department of the Treasury Federal Financing Bank
(Truth in Testimony)

U.S. Representative Fred Upton

U.S. Representative Joe L. Barton

Congressman Fred Upton has represented the commonsense values of southwest Michigan since 1987. In 2010, Fred was selected by his House colleagues to serve as Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. Read More»;