by Ben Geman, Clare Foran

Source: National Journal: HAPPENING TOMORROW

CRITICAL MINERALS REPORT. The National Center for Policy Analysis holds a briefing on "Rare Earths: Implications for National Defense, the Economy and the Environment," featuring the release of two studies, "Critical Minerals: Rare Earths and the U.S. Economy" and "The Potential of Thorium for Safer, Cleaner and Cheaper Energy."