JOHN LA FORGE – With its October decision to end the Kewaunee nuclear power experiment on Wisconsinâ€™s Lake Michigan shore, Dominion Resources has shown the over-hyped â€œnuclear renaissanceâ€ to be a â€œreactor reassessment.â€ Calling its decision final, Dominion said it will close the pressurized water reactor permanently next spring, store tons of ferociously radioactive waste onsite indefinitely, and send its workforce of 655 to unemployment lines in â€œphased layoffs.â€
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News from Wisconsin Not All Bad
MICHAEL KEEGAN – Despite the national headlines, last nightâ€™s results from Wisconsin were a mixed bag. It appears that by just a few hundred votes, our efforts in the Racine State Senate district were successful, meaning we flipped the Senate to Democratic control and the new majority will be able to block [Gov. Scott] Walkerâ€™s aggressive ideological agenda moving forward.