Logging And Landslides
9:03 am
Wed April 16, 2014

DNR Head Defends Taking Timber Money Despite Vow

Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark thanks one of the volunteers at the Great Gravel Pack-In at the Capitol State Forest, March 29, 2014.
Credit Flickr Photo/Diana Lofflin, DNR (CC BY-NC-ND)

On the 31st floor of a downtown Seattle skyscraper, the Plum Creek Timber Company hosted a private fundraising reception Friday evening for Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.), with a guest appearance scheduled by Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee.

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