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Congressional Retirements
6:15 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Changes Are Coming To Northwest Natural Resource Policy

Senator Ron Wyden (L) and Representative Doc Hastings (R) have brought Northwest natural resource issues to the national stage.
Credit Courtney Flatt

The Northwest is in for a shakeup when it comes to natural resources policy. That's because the region is losing two key chairman of congressional committees that set policy on forests, rivers, mining and energy.

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Environmental Policy
5:06 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Hastings, Jewell Face Off At Committee Hearing

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday.
Credit Northwest News Network

Washington State is home to two key players when it comes to national environmental policy. Sally Jewell is the Interior Secretary and a Seattle resident. Doc Hastings is chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee and a Republican from Pasco. They faced off for the first time on Capitol Hill.

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