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George Kaiser: Person DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the person George Kaiser related to Solar. This person may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this person as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Solar.


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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   3242
News Count (W/Clustered)   3159 (97.44%)
Distinct Stories   1421
Blog Count   75 (2.31%)
Tweet Count   7 (0.22%)
Shared Tweet Count   7
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   0.66
Combined Polarization   6.93
Combined Activity   0.51
Combined Personalization   0.51
News Tone   0.65
Blog Tone   1.09
Tweet Tone   -0.02
First Seen   10/7/2009
Last Seen   11/8/2013
News/Social Ratio  97.44%
Attention/Loyalty  288 / 1769 days (16.28%)

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Category Breakdown
Articles mentioning this person fall into the following system categories:

Activism
3.46% (112)
Documentaries/Movies
1.05% (34)
Legislation
96.51% (3121)
Project
54.61% (1766)


Related Countries
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RELATIONSHIPS


Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this person:

George Kaiser   99.75% (3234)
Barack Obama   61.10% (1981)
Steven Chu   42.04% (1363)
Cliff Stearns   31.25% (1013)
Fred Upton   24.52% (795)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this person:

Energy Department   62.86% (2038)
House Energy   44.42% (1440)
Commerce Committee   42.91% (1391)
Department Of Energy   36.21% (1174)
Solyndra Inc   19.49% (632)

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RELATED GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES


Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   45.90% (1488)
Fremont, California, United States   31.28% (1014)
Fremont, Washington, United States   9.59% (311)
San Francisco, California, United States   8.95% (290)
Madrone, California, United States   7.40% (240)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this person:
United States   12.09% (3116)
China   12.09% (1139)
Germany   12.09% (132)
Canada   12.09% (70)
Italy   12.09% (57)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Hunan, China   0.89% (29)
Kyonggi-Do, South Korea   0.74% (24)
Chiba, Japan   0.68% (22)
London, City Of, United Kingdom   0.59% (19)
Kabol, Afghanistan   0.40% (13)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this person:

California, United States   70.27% (2278)
Washington, United States   64.19% (2081)
Oklahoma, United States   47.19% (1530)
District Of Columbia, United States   46.92% (1521)
Michigan, United States   12.09% (392)

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Outlet Location Countries
This person is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   12.09% (2484)
Uk   12.09% (103)
Canada   12.09% (61)
Australia   12.09% (32)
Scotland   12.09% (16)

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TWITTER


Twitterers

The following Twitterers tweet links about this person

amthinker   0.03% (1)[Profile]
nhstevemacd   0.03% (1)[Profile]
EricaW111   0.03% (1)[Profile]
Asfdee   0.03% (1)[Profile]
clean_tech_org   0.03% (1)[Profile]

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CONTENT


Top News Outlets

This person tends to be mentioned in articles from the following news outlets:

Yahoo.Com   1.76% (57)
Businessweek.Com   1.45% (47)
Washingtonpost.Com   1.39% (45)
Tulsaworld.Com   1.33% (43)
Reuters.Com   1.30% (42)

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Top Blogs

This person tends to be mentioned in articles from the following blogs:

Greenenergy2011.Info   0.09% (3)
Buildthesolarpanel.Com   0.09% (3)
Ourbusinessnews.Com   0.09% (3)
Instituteforenergyresearch.Org   0.06% (2)
Uselectionsnews.Com   0.06% (2)

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News Articles

All 3159 news articles:

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Energy Dept. failed to report concerns as green-tech firm was heading for bankruptcy - The Washington Post

...... million and million , respectively Critics charge that the administration was doling out cash to political supporters They noted , for instance , that oil magnate George Kaiser raised up to , for the president rsquo s campaign and that his family rsquo s foundation owned more than one-third of Solyndra rsquo s stock Kaiser did not sit on ......

(544 words by washingtonpost.com)
(11/08/2013)
Legislation
Project
Tone: 1.83%
Pol: 8.17%
Act: 23.83%
Per: 0.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Energy Dept. failed to report concerns as green-tech firm was heading for bankruptcy - The Washington Post

...... million and million , respectively Critics charge that the administration was doling out cash to political supporters They noted , for instance , that oil magnate George Kaiser raised up to , for the president rsquo s campaign and that his family rsquo s foundation owned more than one-third of Solyndra rsquo s stock Kaiser did not sit on ......

(544 words by washingtonpost.com)
(11/07/2013)
Legislation
Project
Tone: 1.83%
Pol: 8.17%
Act: 23.83%
Per: 0.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Obama Cronyism Enriches Friends, Shortchanges Others - Forbes

...... market for the company products , the White House pushed hard to give Solyndra huge infusions of cash because Obama crony , campaign contributor and frequent White House visitor George Kaiser owned an equity firm that backed the company Solyndra did fail - but only after delaying the announcement of massive layoffs until after the mid-term election as requested by administration ......

(822 words by forbes.com)
(11/06/2013)
Legislation
Tone: -1.17%
Pol: 11.20%
Act: 24.04%
Per: 0.70%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Crony Capitalism in America 2008-2012, Chapter 5 Honey Pots 1: The Recovery Act ("Stimulus") | AgainstCronyCapitalism.org

...... green energy company funded under Section a total of million and the program most spectacular failure It was primarily promoted by Obama donor and fundraiser George Kaiser , a frequent White House visitor who also tried to get the government to buy solar panels from companies like his Wall Street investment banker Goldman Sachs also touted Solyndra although ......

(1897 words by againstcronycapitalism.org)
(10/13/2013)
Legislation
Project
Tone: 2.17%
Pol: 7.86%
Act: 21.80%
Per: 0.43%
Que: 3.03%
Exc: 0.76%

Green Energy Co. Folds after Obama gives it $99.8 Mil | The Moral Liberal

...... miserably after receiving exorbitant allocations from American taxpayers Remember Solyndra , the northern California solar panel company mdash bankrolled by Obama fundraiser George Kaiser mdash that folded after getting million from the government Despite the serious concerns of US Treasury officials about the risky infusion , a federal audit exposed how the ......

(764 words by themoralliberal.com)
(09/24/2013)
Legislation
Project
Tone: 0.36%
Pol: 7.11%
Act: 19.04%
Per: 0.96%
Que: 12.77%
Exc: 0.00%


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Blog Posts

All 75 blog posts:

 Tone

Solar Knowledge: Solar Panel Startup To Get $197 Million From Uncle Sam

...... US Department Of Energy loan failures to brand the Obama administration green incentives a waste of public money and fountain of cronyism Solyndra , for instance , was backed by George Kaiser , a major fundraiser for Obama As the failures accumulate , Obama is under pressure to show better results for the program Earlier this month , the Republican-controlled US House Of ......

(1630 words by solarknowledge.blogspot.com)
(12/02/2012)
Legislation
Project
Tone: 1.60%
Pol: 7.05%
Act: 25.06%
Per: 0.41%
Que: 1.30%
Exc: 0.00%

Romney-backed solar firm flops - masteradrian's posterous

...... , he said Republicans note that Solyndra has plenty of ties to Obama rsquo s campaign One of the company rsquo s largest private investors is a family foundation run by George Kaiser , a Tulsa oilman and Obama bundler Steve Spinner , an Obama fundraiser in and again in , monitored the Solyndra loan guarantee while working as an Energy Department adviser As For ......

(1202 words by masteradrian.posterous.com)
(06/04/2012)
Legislation
Tone: 0.64%
Pol: 7.31%
Act: 19.79%
Per: 0.32%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

You lie! Solyndra Solar Failed By Poor Cost Structure, Not China or Bush at US Action News

...... Dept also launched separate investigations of the government loan to Solyndra Last but not least , Solyndra biggest shareholder Argonaut Ventures is backed by Obama fundraiser George Kaiser Argonaut , along with some other private investors , would stand to get every penny Solyndra has to offer even ahead of the US government due to some loan restructure deal done right before the ......

(1336 words by usactionnews.com)
(03/23/2012)
Legislation
Project
Tone: -0.30%
Pol: 8.44%
Act: 23.56%
Per: 0.15%
Que: 3.39%
Exc: 1.69%

Obama blames Congress for failed solar firm Solyndra | The Raw Story

...... make America successful in this innovative st century economy Republicans have linked administration efforts to help the firm to the fact that a charitable foundation run by George Kaiser , a generous contributor to Obama presidential campaign , was a major investor in the firm the Republican-led House Energy and Commerce Committee launched an investigation in early ......

(432 words by rawstory.com)
(03/22/2012)
Legislation
Tone: 1.81%
Pol: 9.98%
Act: 23.36%
Per: 2.27%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Overcapacity plagues <b>solar</b> industry | Institute for Energy Research

...... DOE bureaucrats to rush their decision on the Solyndra loan so Vice president Biden could announce it during a trip to California x A noted contributor to the Obama campaign , George Kaiser , complained to the president about Chinese manufacturers dumping cheap solar panels on the US market and pressed the need for a Buy American Act for federal agencies Solyndra wanted to make ......

(1362 words by instituteforenergyresearch.org)
(01/03/2012)
Legislation
Project
Tone: 0.21%
Pol: 4.85%
Act: 22.93%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 1.49%


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Tweets

All 7 tweets:
(Note, tweets below may contain this name in the tweet text itself, or in any articles the tweet links to)

 Tone

nhstevemacd

...More New Massive Federal Green Loans to Obama/Democrat friends and family for Solar energy boondoggles. http://ow.ly/6NAAO #nhsteve #tcot...

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(10/04/2011 at 6:16:26 pm)
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Tone: 11.54%
Pol: 11.54%
Act: 3.85%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

DSchvejda

...DOE clean #energy program wraps up amid concerns http://ow.ly/6Ktck #solar...

(15 words)
(10/03/2011 at 2:45:07 pm)
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Tone: -6.67%
Pol: 6.67%
Act: 20.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

troyjensen

...GreenTech Media | Solyndra’s Solar Loan From DOE Under Investigation: http://pulse.me/s/mKGZ #CleanTech #Solar #PV...

(18 words)
(06/24/2011 at 6:34:32 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 11.11%
Per: 5.56%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

clean_tech_org

...RT @troyjensen: GreenTech Media | Solyndra’s Solar Loan From DOE Under Investigation: http://ow.ly/5q00O #CleanTech #Solar #PV...

(19 words)
(06/24/2011 at 6:40:11 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 5.26%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Asfdee

...Loan From | Solyndra’s Solar Loan From DOE Under Investigation http://dlvr.it/XjzSC...

(14 words)
(06/24/2011 at 9:26:18 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 14.29%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


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