Don’t Nuke the Budget!

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"Nuke"

"Nuke"

Harvey Wasserman

Don’t Nuke the Budget!
July 28, 2011

America’s budget crisis has the world economy at the brink. Social Security, Medicare, aid for needy children, environmental protection and much more are being chopped.

Yet Congress and the White House may still want to use our money for fund atomic power.

Specifically, $36 billion in loan guarantees may still be on the table for building new nukes. Millions more are slated for “small modular reactors” and other atomic boondoggles.

A national campaign—including an August 7 “MUSE2″ concert—is underway to help stop this. With your help, we can win.

Some realities: