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Wisconsin GOP Allows Mining Company to Draft Bill to Ban Public for Miles from Mine


“Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald was not ashamed to admit that lawyers for GTac wrote the bill.”

This week’s Friday [8/30] afternoon news dump in Wisconsin was a doozy: A new bill to allow the Gogebic Taconite iron mining company to bar the public from using public access land on an eight-square-mile parcel near their proposed mine site. This is an area that attracts people from all over the country to enjoy the excellent trout fishing and hunting...