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Solyndra scandal unraveling Obama's credibility

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"If you guys think this is a bad idea, I need to unwind the W[est] W[ing] QUICKLY," so said Vice President Biden's then-Chief of Staff Ron Klain in an email about President Obama's impending $535 million loan guarantee to California solar panel manufacturer Solyndra, on March 7, 2009. In fact, some officials in the Obama administration thought the Solyndra loan was a lousy idea. "This deal is...