20 Dec 2016
December 20, 2016

Jobs for Minnesotans, Klobuchar Object to Twin Metals Ruling

December 20, 2016


Jobs for Minnesotans – a coalition representing business, labor and communities – has released a strong objection to the federal decision that mineral leases near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA), formerly held by Twin Metals Minnesota, will not be renewed.

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar also released a statement saying that Mesabi Range mining decisions should be based on traditional environmental reviews, not rule-making by the Departments of Agriculture and Interior.

Read More: http://www.businessnorth.com/daily_briefing/jobs-for-minnesotans-klobuchar-object-to-twin-metals-ruling/article_59301094-c6cd-11e6-88e2-5f1286595ea1.html