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Topic - Jackson H. Miller
Dozens of Southside Virginia proponents of uranium mining arrived by bus at the Capitol on Thursday as lawmakers provided more details on proposed legislation that would end a 1980s state moratorium on mining the ore used in nuclear power reactors.
"The last thing I want is another ethical problem around the governor of Virginia, regardless of whether he's a Republican or Democrat," said Delegate Jackson H. Miller, Prince William Republican, explaining why he voted against Mr. Marcus' appointment.
Pittsylvania County ultimately would have to decide whether to issue a special permit to allow mining, Mr. Miller said.