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Friday, October 7, 2011

President Hits GOP on Energy Subsidies


“President Obama on Thursday slammed Republicans who are critical of a program that awarded the now-bankrupt solar-panel manufacturer Solyndra a $535 million taxpayer-backed loan guarantee, noting that Republican lawmakers have long supported subsidies for clean-energy initiatives.” (USA Today)

Republican hypocrisy doesn’t absolve Obama’s industrial policy.

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