Is out-of-state oil trying to rewrite our laws in Oregon?

What’s going on? The oil industry has filed proposed ballot initiatives to undo Oregon’s clean air laws. Some of the same exact ballot language appeared in the recent transportation bill. Look at our side by side comparison below or in this PDF: SideBySide.

Is out-of-state oil trying to rewrite our laws in Oregon?

“We were asked to provide an outline for a program… and we did, ” Tupper Hull, vice president of strategic communications for Western States Petroleum Association said. “And that’s now being considered.”
-Salem Statesman Journal, June 23, 2015

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