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Friday Night News Dump: White House to Review Energy Department Loans

5:02 PM, Oct 28, 2011 • By MARK HEMINGWAY
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The White House is just now getting around to seriously addressing the Solyndra scandal:

White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley has ordered an independent review of Department of Energy loan guarantees in wake of the Solyndra scandal.

According the Obama administration, "Daley is directing that an independent analysis be conducted to evaluate the state of the Department of Energy loan portfolio and make recommendations to the Administration about how to improve the loan monitoring process. This review will focus on the current state of the loan portfolio and improvements to the monitoring program.”

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