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Oregon coal, oil train expansion subsidies draw elected leaders' opposition

(Source: The Oregonian, August 7, 2015)

PORTLAND, Ore. — A group of local and state leaders is urging Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber and the state's top transportation officials not to award $6.9 million in subsidies to projects that would aid the expansion of oil and coal train traffic.

Full story: www.oregonlive.com

Friday, August 08, 2014

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