Newsmax is reporting that Lamar Smith, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, called for an independent investigator to review the $528 million loan given to the solar energy company.  “An independent examiner will uncover the truth about whether politics played a role in influencing the Obama administration to favor Solyndra over more financially stable loan applicants and thus ensure the integrity of the bankruptcy process for all creditors,” Smith wrote in a three-page letter to Attorney General Eric Holder.

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