Tuesday, June 17, 2014
AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW) -- The Senate Appropriations Energy & Water bill that contains more than $400 million for the MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility at Savannah River Site passed through a subcommittee on Tuesday, according to a release from U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham.
The legislation is expected to pass the full committee later this week, the release said. The bill is $204 million above President Obama’s budget request and will not place the facility in ‘cold standby.'
The legislation is expected to be considered by the full Senate later this year.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.