Interior Secretary Ken Salazar Explains Hold Up in Cleaning of Mines

May 31st @ 4:45 pm in News by Scott Staley

DENVER  -  Efforts to change federal law and protect groups willing to cleanup polluting mines from legal liability have hit a snag.  The Denver Post reports Interior Secretary Ken Salazar explains there is still gridlock and that more must be done to deal with tens of thousands of leaking abandoned mines nationwide.  One of the problems is a lack of money in dealing with the cleanup but the administration remains committed to help….
Source: Denver Post