Gogebic Taconite has had their way with Wisconsin's Assembly. Speaker Jeff Fitzgerald and made every Rebublican raise their hand in support of the AB 426 - aka The Polluters of People Bill. Now the other brother Fitzgerald Scott Fitzgerald, Speaker of the Wisconsin Senate, will try to carry the day with Wisconsin's Senate.
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Racism and Resources Colonization - By Al Gedicks
DNR Lake Superior Wetlands and Waterways Watershed Supervisor (Retired) deems this bill as the most "environmentally regressive" legislation he has ever seen and suggests we have mining laws, use these. 01/11/12
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