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Jonathan Silver

First Nighter: James Earl Jones, Cicely Tyson Play 'The Gin Game'; Oren Safdie's Unseemly 'Unseamly'

David Finkle | Posted 10.15.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

If you think you're about to hear anything critical of the two old pros James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson in director Leonard Foglia's revival of D. L. Coburn's 1977 comedy, The Gin Game, at the Golden Theatre, you better think again.

The DOE Loan Program Is a Winner: Here's Why the Critics Were Wrong

Jonathan Silver | Posted 02.04.2015 | Green
Jonathan Silver

The program is a winner. Congress should support the loan program or, even better, create a long-term, self-sustaining, energy infrastructure bank modeled on the very program some once mistakenly attacked.

Kate Sheppard

Former Energy Official Disputes '60 Minutes' Segment On Clean Tech Crash | Kate Sheppard | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "60 Minutes" last Sunday ran a segment on what it described as the "crash" of the clean tech industry, detailing perceived failures in g...

Lucia Graves

Solyndra Critics Can Claim Their First Scalp | Lucia Graves | Posted 12.06.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Jonathan Silver, the head of the Department of Energy's loan guarantee program at the heart of the Solyndra controversy, is stepping dow...

Lucia Graves

Newt Gingrich Calls For Steven Chu To Be Fired Over Solyndra Scandal | Lucia Graves | Posted 12.04.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Monday called for Energy Secretary Steven Chu to be fired for his decision to allow Solyndra to ke...

Lucia Graves

Cliff Stearns On Solyndra: Steven Chu 'Ignored Every Warning Sign' | Lucia Graves | Posted 11.30.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are turning up the pressure on Energy Secretary Steven Chu after a spokesman admitted he was responsible for the final...