U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell said the money is in the Energy and Water Appropriations Conference Report to be voted on by Congress. Included are:
$121.8 million for cleanup at the Paducah plant, $57 million for a project to recycle spent uranium hexafluoride and $3 million for worker health monitoring.
$63 million for the Olmsted Lock and Dam construction.
$29.9 million for the Kentucky Dam lock construction.