Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has launched a blistering verbal assault against William Magwood, a Democratic member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission nominated by President Obama, calling him a “liar,” a “first-class rat,” and a “s**t-stirrer.”
a “tool of the nuclear industry” and says he’s “unethical” and “incompetent.” The rest of the actual story here at The Hill Via E2 Wire
From DQ: I admit I am ignorant as to this controversy. I gather from the article it has to do with a planned nuclear waste storage facility. What is Reid’s alternative proposal? What do you folks know about Magwood? What do you make of this story?