Would You Live Within 50 Miles of a Nuclear Reactor?

Wednesday, 16 Mar 2011 | 8:13 AM ET

Our Street Polls this week have focused on nuclear energy in light of the disaster in Japan and the subsequent radiation leaks at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant along Japan's northeastern coast.

Respondents to those polls have been overwhelmingly in favor of nuclear power in the United States, saying the US should build more nuclear power plants and that US nuclear power plants are safe.

Today, we want to know if you would feel comfortable living within 50 miles of a nuclear reactor.

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