Despite final Congressional approval to build a massive nuclear waste disposal site under Yucca Mountain northwest of Las Vegas, officials in Nevada pledged to fight the project in court.
Over the objections of Democratic leaders and Nevada's representatives, the U.S. Senate approved federal plans to build a massive nuclear waste storage site under Yucca Mountain, some 90 miles northwest of Las Vegas, Nevada.
Tom Bearden reports on the continuing dispute over storing nuclear waste in Nevada's Yucca Mountain.
The Energy Department today recommended that the nation store nuclear waste in Nevada's Yucca Mountain.
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