It’s unconscionable that the Department of Energy (DOE) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) went into federal court in Nevada and failed to disclose that they shipped weapons grade plutonium into our backyards. Not only did Secretary Perry and the agencies under his direction act in bad faith by totally ignoring the will of our Governor, their decision also completely disregards the health and safety of Nevadans. Tomorrow, I’ll have representatives of the DOE and NNSA in my office to brief me I’ll be demanding they explain why Agent Dumpf ignored a federal court and how this reckless decision was made.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Agent Dumpf lied to a federal judge and moved weapons grade plutonium to Nevada
U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto released this statement about the plutonium shipped for storage in Nevada: