U.S. Sen. McCaskill's letter to Energy Secy. Chu requesting extension to public comment deadline on nuclear loan guarantees
On Sept. 3, 2009, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (Democrat-Missouri) wrote to U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu, requesting an extension to the public comment deadline on DOE's proposed changes to the rules governing nuclear power loan guarantees. DOE agreed to a two week extension.