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Quote of the Day: Jim Honeyford

Post by Kim Bradford on Feb. 6, 2013 at 6:36 pm |
February 8, 2013 12:37 pm

“When you have a gun to your head, you negotiate for survival, and I believe that’s really what happened to TransAlta there.”

Sen. Jim Honeyford, R-Sunnyside, on the 2011 deal between TransAlta and state government to close its Lewis County coal plant in phases. Republicans are pushing for changes to the legislation that cemented the bargain.

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