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Friday, Aug. 15, 2008

Republicans distort nuclear power recommendations

Gov. Jim Doyle is following John McCain’s lead into a nuclear future, the Republican Party of Wisconsin crowed last week. Nuclear supporters claimed that Doyle, who’s seeking to become a green governor, wants to end the 25-year-old moratorium on building nuclear power plants in Wisconsin.
Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008
When even Democratic politicians start warming to the idea of building new nuclear power plants, which have banned from Wisconsin since 1983, our canaries could start croaking any day. Coal miners used to take canaries into the mines to warn them of danger. Canaries were highly sensitive to poisonous buildups...
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

The nominee goes nuclear

In the past week, likely Republican nominee John McCain has announced a number of controversial ways to solve this nation’s energy crisis. Along with suggesting offshore drilling and supporting big tax write-offs for big oil, McCain has also called for building up to 100 additional nuclear facilities within the United States.