Author: The Problem With Solyndra Wasn't the Politics

ProPublica's Michael Grabell speaks with Brian Lehrer on his new book "Monday Well Spent?" analyzing the stimulus bill.

Other insights:  the bill created the tea-party, no one had any idea which projects were stimulus projects, and no one noticed when their teachers weren't fired.

And -- the bill wasn't nearly as effective as it could have been.

Check out the full segment.