FREE SPEECH ZONE | Obama’s Nuclear Blunder

 President Obama has made yet another bad decision, one that will likely harm your children and grandchildren, and generations of your family, for centuries. On February 16, Obama announced another bailout–this time for the nuclear power industry, those goodfellas who have given us dangerous nuclear reactors, a few more terrorist targets, and a whole lot of toxic waste that nobody wants in their backyard. Obama is giving one of the big nuke players, Southern Company, $8.3 billion in loan guarantees to build a couple of reactors in Georgia. And as a gift to the rest of the nuclear industry, Obama is tripling government loan guarantees–to $54 billion–in his 2011 budget. The industry depends on government loans because nuclear reactors are a risk even Wall Street won’t gamble on. Continue Reading