Senate Holds Hearing on US Nuclear Safety
In This Photo: Allison Macfarlane
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairman Allison Macfarlane holds a graph of the NRC's budget over time while testifiying during an oversight hearing before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill January 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. The commissioiners answered senators' questions about their transparency, travel budgets, the continued clean up of the Fukushima disaster in Japan and other related issues.
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