'How can we confirm someone who's admitted to conspiring with terrorists?’ Barrasso asks during Thursday hearing.
The multi-billion project announced Wednesday was partially spearheaded by Bill Gates’ company, TerraPower.
The state stands to gain millions if the hotly-debated infrastructure package working its way through Congress passes. The state has ideas of how to spend the windfall on much needed projects. Wyoming’s federal delegation, however, has problems with the current legislation.
Senator’s backing of the former president over his Wyoming colleague, Drake writes, is a profile in political cowardice.
Proponents say federal incentives can help Wyoming prop up its economy and be a leader in the climate change battle, but the technology remains untested at scale.