PM Gillard – Muckaty (Science has nothing to do with Muckaty as a site!)

From WGAR news:

NT News: Gillard dumps Muckaty in it after refusing to reconsider
8 Jul 10: “PRIME Minister Julia Gillard has told
Territorians she won’t be revisiting the decision to dump Australia’s radioactive waste in the NT outback. In Darwin yesterday, Ms Gillard said she wanted a process led by science to choose the best site for the facility.”

ABC: Labor missed chance on nuclear dump: CLP
8 Jul 10: “The Northern Territory Opposition says the Henderson Government missed a golden opportunity during the Prime Minister’s visit to take a stance against a nuclear waste dump being built in the Territory.”

ABC: No change on NT nuclear waste dump: PM
7 Jul 10: “The Prime Minister says the Federal Government’s position on building a nuclear waste facility in the Northern Territory remains unchanged. … During a visit to Darwin today, Julia Gillard said the arrangements made under Kevin Rudd’s leadership will remain in place.”

Yahoo!7: Gillard OK with nuclear dump process
7 Jul 10: “A process that will see Australia get its first nuclear waste dump against the wishes of the site’s traditional owners will not change under Prime Minister Julia Gillard.”