Sunday’s Idaho Statesman “Our View” editorial indicated that another debate is brewing on Idaho becoming a nuclear waste storage facility because “some Idahoans, particularly those in eastern Idaho” are advocating for a storage facility to be located in Idaho. The editorial also asks “Should Idaho be the solution to the federal government’s problem?”
Idaho Falls, ID. - A group of Eastern Idaho community leaders have united to support continued interest in nuclear research and development and workforce development. Community leaders and elected officials will be reviewing the recommendations outlined in the Draft Report of the Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future and will provide comments to the Commission.