FILE - In this April 12, 2011 file photo, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yukio Edano tastes a tomato produced in Iwaki city, Fukushima prefecture, the state where a stricken nuclear plant is ... more 
FILE - In this April 12, 2011 file photo, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yukio Edano tastes a tomato produced in Iwaki city, Fukushima prefecture, the state where a stricken nuclear plant is located, during an event to help selling farm products which are approved safe to eat by the government's radiation test, in Tokyo. The aftermath of the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami may finally persuade a nation long enchanted with nuclear power that intimate ties between regulator and regulated can create significant potential conflicts of interest. The government's chief spokesman Edano promised recently to curb the ability of bureaucrats to depart for jobs at utilities. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Koji Sasahara, File
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