Top Republican senator is expanding an investigation into the Uranium One deal

By now you are familiar with the Russian held Company Uranium One. That is the Russian company that wound up controlling 25% of all the uranium in the United States. It is felt by many that in exchange for the award to that company, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton engineered that deal for massive donations to the Clinton Foundation. Also, Old, hubby Bill got a hefty speaking from the Russians at the same time. Nothing to see here? Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming wants to know more.

As Written By Michael Bastach for the Daily Caller:

A top Republican senator is expanding an investigation into the Uranium One deal, demanding documents from the Energy Department and Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) on the Uranium One deal.

Wyoming GOP Sen. John Barrasso wants to know whether or not former President Barack Obama’s administration intentionally misled him about Uranium One being able to export its product out of the U.S. after it was acquired by Russia.

Barrasso wrote Monday in a letter to Energy Department officials:

On March 21, 2011, former NRC Chairman Greg Jaczko responded to my letter on behalf of then-President Obama stating: ‘At this time, neither Uranium One Inc. nor ARMZ holds a specific NRC export license. In order to export uranium from the United States, Uranium One, Inc. or ARMZ would need to apply for and obtain a specific NRC license authorizing the export of uranium for use in reactor fuel’ … Recent reporting by The Hill uncovered that Uranium One was able to export uranium without obtaining a specific export license. Beginning in 2012, Uranium One exported U.S. uranium by ‘piggy-backing’ as a supplier on an export license held by the shipping company, RSB Logistic Services Inc……

Reporting by the Casper Star Tribune shows that, upon receipt of my letter to President Obama, the White House forwarded the letter to the DOE which then referred this matter to the NRC stating: ‘Because the subject of the letter does not fall within the purview of the Department of Energy, we are forwarding the letter to your …..

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