Advanced Nuclear Timeline

2019-2020 Nuclear Re-Enters Natioanl Political Conversations
Booker ran a Pronuclear Presidential Campaign

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker ran for president on a platform that gave  "full-throated" support to nuclear energy, changing the politics of nuclear energy forever. Andrew Yang joined him in expressing support for advanced nuclear innovation.

January, 2016 Bipartisan political support for American leadership in nuclear energy
1st Advanced Nuclear Summit & Showcase

Third Way and the Idaho National Laboratory partnered with Argonne National Laboratory and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to host a first-of-its-kind Advanced Nuclear Summit and Showcase in Washington, D.C.  Speakers included Senators Sheldon Whitehouse, Lisa Murkowski, Cory Booker and John Crapo, all of whom presented reasons why they supported advanced nuclear.

December 2015 The world wants to but struggles to solve climate change
Paris Agreement Reached at COP 21
The Paris Agreement is a legally binding international treaty on climate change. It was adopted by 196 Parties at COP 21 in Paris, on 12 December 2015 and entered into force on 4 November 2016.
November 2015 Obama supports nuclear energy with a host of new federal programs
Obama's White House Nuclear Summit 2015

Obama held a special summit on nuclear energy and then further announced a series of actions to ensure that Nuclear Energy remains a vibrant componets of the US's Clean Energy Strategy.