TITLE

Nevada Governor Vetoes President

PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
State Legislatures;Jul2002, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the disagreement between the state of Nevada and the U.S. federal government over the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository in the Nevada desert. Purpose of establishing the federal repository facility; Argument of Governor Kenny Guinn, governor of Nevada, on the completion of the project; Actions taken by the state to stop the Yucca Mountain project.
ACCESSION #
7185787

 

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