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Katie Tubb, Research Associate and Coordinator, The Heritage Foundation

When Nevada Senator Harry Reid announced he would not run for re-election, he reopened the debate about nuclear waste disposal in this country. Reid had staunchly opposed a plan to store the waste at Yucca Mountain in his state. But never say never. Today five members of Congress, led by the Republican chairman of the House Environment and Economy Subcommittee are visiting the site. Katie Tubb is a research associate and coordinator for the Heritage Foundation who has studied this issue.

Tags: Katie Tubb , Heritage Foundation , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Emily Kopp , Harry Reid , Yucca Mountain , Nevada ,

Thursday - 04/09/2015, 10:21am EDT
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Edwin Lyman, senior scientist, Union of Concerned Scientists

What do you do with 4,000 barrels of nuclear waste when the only repository closes up shop?

Tags: Edwin Lyman , Federal Drive , toxic waste , Department of Energy , Fukushima

Friday - 03/14/2014, 02:12pm EDT
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Obama picks GMU prof to replace Jaczko at NRC

President Barack Obama said he plans to nominate Allison Macfarlane to lead the Nuclear Regulatory Agency, just days after the embattled head of the agency announced he would step down.

Tags: Gregory Jaczko , Allison Macfarlane , NRC , Walter Shaub , OGE

Thursday - 05/24/2012, 06:09pm EDT