POLITICS
05/01/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

McCain Drops Yucca Mt. Nuclear Waste Storage Plan

Nothing makes the Senate majority leader, Harry Reid of Nevada, madder than folks pushing for the storage of nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain in Mr. Reid's home state. When former President George W. Bush changed his position and voiced support for opening the storage repository, Mr. Reid called the president a liar - a remark he never apologized for even after he said sorry to Mr. Bush for also calling him "a loser."

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