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June 2, 2014 12:00 AM

‘Roll on, Columbia,’ but with some amendments

For many years, my brother Jim handled media relations for a large investor-owned utility (what I like to call an IOU) in the Midwest. Whenever we get together, he still reminds me about Washington state’s low energy prices thanks in part to federally subsidized dams on the Columbia River and the Bonneville Power Administration.

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