~ Brad Jones, Redpoint Ventures [an investment firm with financial connections to Solyndra], email to Larry Summers Dec. 2009
"I relate well to your view that gov is a crappy vc [venture capitalist] and if u were closer to it you’d feel more strongly. But suppose we think there are all kinds of externalities to renewable investments. What should we do?"
~ Larry Summers, National Economic Council Director, response to Brad Jones, Dec. 26, 2009