Former Oregon Transportation Commission Chair implies: Gov. Kitzhaber not the environmentalist he claims to be
Former Oregon Transportation Commmission Chair Catherine Mater claims she was fired from her job after she stood in the way of a big energy company getting two million dollars in state subsidies to build a coal export dock at Clatskanie. And that Governor John Kitzhaber fired her because she stood with two other commissioners who also opposed the subsidy.
Here’s the story in the Oregonian. Click here.
And here’s a follow up article with a broader take on the story. Click here.