The Solyndra Memorial Tax Break How Energy passed out tax-loss credits that mean taxpayers will pay twice for failure. The Wall Street Journal October 16, 2012
Rep. Cory Gardner on Obama Administration’s Disturbing Pattern of Rewarding Billions in Green Handouts to SupportersOctober 12, 2012 | ICYMI
Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) appeared on Fox Business Channel’s Willis Report last evening to discuss the Obama administration’s disturbing pattern that those with close ties to the administration have been rewarded with billions of taxpayer dollars.
Committee Leaders Expand Investigation into Fungal Meningitis Outbreak, Seek Information from Massachusetts Pharmacy Board Responsible for Overseeing New England Compounding CenterOctober 12, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today expanded their investigation into the recent fungal meningitis outbreak linked to a contaminated injectable steroid compounded and distributed by the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts.
Excerpt: The committee is investigating whether any remedial measures were taken after this inspection and why the NECC was able to continue operating in this manner more than six years after the fact... To assist the committee in better understanding the NECC’s operations, as well any actions taken by the Board of Pharmacy to address potential violations, we ask that you make arrangements with Committee staff to schedule a briefing on these matters to occur no later than October 19, 2012
Committee Leaders Seek More Information From Massachusetts Firm Linked to Deadly Meningitis OutbreakOctober 11, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today requested a bipartisan briefing from the New England Compounding Center (NECC) regarding the recent multi-state fungal meningitis outbreak that has proved fatal for over a dozen individuals.
Letter to the New England Compounding Center Requesting Bipartisan Briefing on Fungal Meningitis OutbreakOctober 11, 2012 | Letter
Excerpt: We will be meeting with FDA, CDC and others that may provide insight into the details surrounding this outbreak and the prevention of future outbreaks. Given this continued interest, we ask that you preserve all documents and communications that may be relevant to understanding how the product was contaminated and distributed as well as the business practices of the NECC in general.