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Nuclear Def. Plants / Safety #319161

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 30, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather ) Report introduced.

(DC: David Martin) Safety of United States nuclear defense plants discussed; employment shown testing for radiation at Savannah River nuclear plant in SC. Impt. of tritium to Pentagon noted; Energy Department officials quoted with regard to shutdowns. [Dep. Energy Secretary Joseph SALGADO - comments.] [Senator John GLENN - comments on impact of shutdowns upon United States weapons supply.] Fernald, Ohio, plant discussed. [EPA spokesperson Richard SHANK -comments on water contamination in Fernald.] Reagan administration noted building Stealth bomber while neglecting nuclear facilities.

Reporter(s):
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:10

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