Goshiute Wilderness NPR's Howard Berkes reports on a novel and secretive legislative maneuver used by Utah Congressman Jim Hansen to stop temporary storage of nuclear waste in his state. Hansen is trying to use a Defense Department authorization bill to declare wilderness near the storage site, effectively blocking nuclear waste shipments.
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Goshiute Wilderness

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Goshiute Wilderness

Goshiute Wilderness

Goshiute Wilderness

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Howard Berkes reports on a novel and secretive legislative maneuver used by Utah Congressman Jim Hansen to stop temporary storage of nuclear waste in his state. Hansen is trying to use a Defense Department authorization bill to declare wilderness near the storage site, effectively blocking nuclear waste shipments.