Thanks for participating in this months Gashole of the month contest. The nominees for the month of September are Representative Joe Barton Vs. Solyndra.
Representative Joe Barton: A former Arco Executive who worked his way up to chairman on the committee on Energy and Commerce. While on his job to police the oil and gas industry, the oil and gas industry were among his top contributors.
Solyndra: A solar panel manufacturing company from Fremont, California. The company took $535 Million in stimulus money loan guarantees. Within two years they filed bankruptcy, and fired 1,100 employees.