In response to:

Exclusive: DOE corruption—appointed and elected officials should face prison time

Ali Bertarian Wrote: Nov 25, 2012 2:12 PM
The troll now known as Crude/q16penn posts irrelevant ad hominem arguments of the following form: "[Joe Republican Politician] did XYZ, and we all know that Republicans don't like XYZ, so why do you Republicans still revere [Joe Republican] and vote for Republicans?" Do you really think, Crude/q16penn, that we don't know that Republican politicians perform hypocritical actions? Do you really think, Crude/q16penn, that we don't know that Democrat politicians also perform hypocritical actions? Do you really think, Crude/q16penn, that we don't know who is more conservative/libertarian when we have a ballot choice between a Republican and a Democrat? Do you really think, Crude/q16penn?

An exhaustive review of 350+ pages of leaked emails regarding the Obama administration’s handling of the various green-energy loan and grant programs makes several things very clear: they lied, engaged in favoritism, and rushed application approvals to suit the political agenda of the White House. At the same time, worthy projects that went through a complete due diligence process were denied or ultimately withdrawn, as the lengthy approval process “taxed investors’ patience”—as was the case with Aptera Motors, which worked closely with the DOE for two years.

Paul Wilbur, President and CEO at Aptera, didn’t think they...