Officially, Governor Mike Dunleavy is not taking a position on the mine. But the new governor is already making moves that have encouraged the mine’s backers and worried its opponents.
Dunleavy may not say he’s pro-Pebble, but Pebble is definitely pro-Dunleavy. A number of Pebble employees, including John Shively and CEO Tom Collier donated to his gubernatorial campaign. The governor’s statements, then and now, are exactly what they want to hear.
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