Press Releases

Currently showing results related to Nuclear Reactor Safety, Security and Emergency response

August 2015
Markey: Filtered Vent Vote Adds to Litany of NRC Post-Fukushima Safety Failures
May 2015
Barrasso, Markey Introduce Excess Uranium Transparency and Accountability Act
March 2015
Sen. Markey & Rep. Blumenauer Introduce Bicameral Legislation to Cut $100 Billion from Wasteful Nuclear Weapons Budget
Senators Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Allow Cameras in Federal Courtrooms
July 2014
Markey Reacts to New NAS Report on Fukushima Meltdowns
June 2014
Markey, Burgess Release Report Showing Legal Concerns over Energy Dept.’s Deals with Uranium Enriching Company
May 2014
Markey Blasts NRC Vote on Dangerous Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage
Senators to NRC: Do Not Exempt Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors from Emergency Response and Security Measures
April 2014
Markey and Warren: Seismic Risk at Pilgrim and Seabrook Greater Than Nuclear Reactors Are Licensed to Withstand
March 2014
Markey Statement on Three-Year Anniversary of Fukushima Meltdowns
December 2013
Members of Mass. Delegation: Do Not Relicense Seabrook Nuclear Plant For Another 20 Years While Concrete Degradation Testing Is Incomplete
November 2013
Markey: New NRC Policy Restricts Congressional Oversight, Undermines Transparency
Markey and Sanders Warn: Nuclear Dont Ask Dont Tell Policy Endangering Public Safety
September 2013
Markey Commends Start of Cancer Risk Study of Americans Living Near Nuclear Power Plants
August 2013
Markey: Nuclear Power Plants Vulnerable to Terrorist Attack
June 2013
Markey Hails San Onofre Closure As Win for Safety, Oversight
April 2013
Senator Boxer and Rep. Markey Call on NRC to Complete Investigation before Restart Decisions are Made for San Onofre Nuclear Plant
SEC Evaluating Markey Concerns about San Onofre Operator Violating Federal Securities Laws
March 2013
Markey, Public Health, Nuclear Safety Experts Urge White House to Implement Nuclear “Emergency Pill” Law
Markey: NRC’s Delay of Fukushima Safety Measure is Irresponsible
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