Archive for June 21st, 2011

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner at the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant?

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner at the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant?

Earlier this month, workers at the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant surrounded the reactor and other key parts of the facility with a massive water berm called an “AquaDam”. Fort Calhoun had a foot-deep pool next to the reactor for spent fuel rods. The pool was so full in 2009 that they were sealing the fuel...
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Scavengers Stealing Batteries from Tsunami Sirens

Scavengers Stealing Batteries from Tsunami Sirens

The Honolulu City Department of Emergency Management has asked for the public’s help in monitoring outdoor warning sirens for vandalism and reporting any suspicious activity. Thieves have broken into the Haleiwa Beach Park siren and stolen batteries three times in the past several months. Other sirens have also been broken into and had batteries removed. These...
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Strange Definitions of War and Peace

Last week I joined six Republican and three Democrat colleagues to file a lawsuit against the Obama administration over its illegal war against Libya. Now that more than 90 days have passed since the president began bombing Libya, no one can seriously claim that the administration has complied with the clear requirements of the...
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