Red Carpet for Solyndra Figure at Democratic Convention
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y BRIAN ROSS (@brianross) and MATTHEW MOSK (@mattmosk)
Sept. 4, 2012
The Obama campaign rolled out the red carpet this week for a former top Energy Department official who was at the center of the ill-fated government loan to Solyndra, a California solar panel firm that wound up in bankruptcy.
Steven J. Spinner joined other top fundraisers for a VIP tour of the Democratic National Convention floor in Charlotte Monday evening, posing and waving for a photographer while standing behind the podium. When he saw ABC News cameras, however, he ran for the exit.