Clarion-Ledger: Public Office, Private Gain

Campaign finance then, now, future

Bigger Pie has been advocating for the reform of Mississippi’s very lax campaign fund raising, spending and reporting laws for some time. We applaud the current reform efforts as covered in this Clarion Ledger article but reserve congratulations until we see the final product and read the fine print.

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KiOR’s Mississippi facility, riddled with problems, stopped producing biofuels

A BIOFUEL DREAM GONE BAD

Legendary venture capitalist Vinod Khosla backed a startup called KiOR as part of his ambitious push for green energy. Now KiOR is bankrupt, he and company executives are being sued for fraud, and Khosla’s big biofuel bet is looking increasingly questionable.

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