Judge Tosses GreenTech Lawsuit Against Watchdog.org
Good news for the good folks at the Franklin Center and Watchdog.org:
A U.S. judge in Mississippi on Thursday threw out an $85-million lawsuit in which an electric car company founded by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe alleged Watchdog….
A DHS Investigation Bumps Into McAuliffe’s Old Business Partners
This investigation could fizzle… or it could have big repercussions:
President Barack Obama’s nominee to be the Homeland Security Department’s No. 2 official is under investigation over alleged intervention to obtain approval for a company run by a brother …
McAuliffe Sweats the Tough Questions on GreenTech
Ryan Nobles of NBC’s Richmond, Va., affiliate is definitely a reporter to keep an eye on in this governor’s race. First he and his colleagues did a fantastic, fair, tough report on GreenTech Automotive and the plant that it built …
Does the Term ‘Private Capital’ Cover Government Loans?
The Republican Party of Virginia is having some fun this afternoon.
Here’s Terry McAuliffe in September 2011, discussing Solyndra on a Virginia-based public television program:
McAuliffe says, “I’m proud to always say of all my businesses and the one …
Virginia’s Fears of a ‘Visa-for-Sale Scheme’
Over on the home page, I take a look at why Virginia officials were so skeptical about assisting Terry McAuliffe’s GreenTech Automotive back in 2009. Besides the usual risks of investment, at least two officials with the state business-recruitment agency …
RGA Launches ‘liePad by Mack’
The Republican Governors Association is launching a new effort in the Virginia governor’s race: “liePad by Mack.”
The RGA promises a “new weekly web video series, a new website that houses all of McAuliffe’s lies to keep them straight, …
Terry McAuliffe’s Flexible Definition of ‘Successful’
From the last Morning Jolt until July 1:
McAuliffe is at it again, hoping you don’t pay any attention to anything but what he says.
While McAuliffe is viewed by many as an entrepreneur and businessman, the Republican …
The Fascinating GreenTech Product That Is “MyCar”
Over on the home page, I have a look at Terry McAuliffe’s (former, as of December) firm, GreenTech Automotive, and their libel suit against the Franklin Center and Watchdog.org.
GreenTech Automotive makes the “MyCar.”
MyCar is a Neighborhood Electric …
McAuliffe’s Car Company Creates Jobs for Lawyers
Terry McAuliffe’s car company, GreenTech Automotive, is suing the investigative-journalism nonprofit Watchdog.org for libel, seeking $85 million in damages.
“Specifically, as a direct and express result of the articles published by Defendants … investors are wavering in their commitment to …
McAuliffe: I’m Chairman, but I Don’t Make the Decisions
In Virginia’s gubernatorial race, Republican Ken Cuccinelli’s campaign is making a big deal about one of Terry McAuliffe’s companies, GreenTech Automotive.
In 2009, electric-car company GreenTech Automotive decided to locate its manufacturing plant in Mississippi instead of Virginia …