LIVEBLOG: It's Not Just The Workers Who Are Concerned About Threats To Domestic Steelmaking

Posted by mmcmullan on 06/23/2014

Up on the Iron Range today, Mike Perala, an executive at Minnesota Power, pointed out that half of his company’s power is supplied to the steel and mining industry:

Minnesota Power feels a profound sense of co-destiny with our mining company partners.  We’re deeply concerned about repeated attacks to our life here in northern Minnesota.

He hailed the productive excellence of Minnesota taconite workers, and urged the Commerce Department to support the industry, its companies, and its employees.

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