Naomi Lambert: River love

March 1, 2014 

Regarding the Feb. 18 news story “DENR denies industry bias”: Gov. Pat McCrory told DENR Secretary John Skvarla to “do the right thing” about the lawsuit concerning coal-ash storage problems at Duke’s retired facilities. Chief executive to senior executive, is this a strong message? Has loving the state where they live become the prerogative of tree-huggers alone such that our Republican administration can’t fight for our rivers? Come on, Governor, show us some passion where it counts!

Naomi Lambert

Raleigh

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