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Nick Abraham

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Shell’s Rig is Headed to Portland

But the company—and its money—has been in Oregon for a long time.

How Shell Manipulates Washington State Politics

The Polar Pioneer isn’t the company’s only disruptive presence.

Coal, Oil, and Gas Spent $2 Million on Oregon Politics in 2014

A look at the fossil fuel industry's methods of buying influence.

Coal, Oil, and Gas Spent $3 Million on Washington Politics in 2014

A look at the fossil fuel industry's methods of buying influence.

Which Washington Legislators Take the Most Coal, Oil, and Gas Money?

For fossil fuel companies, the winners are…

How Tesoro Manipulates Washington State Politics

Oil company needs Gov. Inslee's blessing but spends big opposing him.

How Fossil Fuel Money Plays in Northwest Elections

A look at industry contributions in five key races.

How State Public Money Pays for Coal Exports and Oil Trains

Tracking public fund investments in fossil fuel projects.

“If We Cannot Escape, Neither Will the Coal”

Northwest Tribes and First Nations block fossil fuel exports.

PR Firm WA2 Advocates Takes Coal Money

Tony Williams and Jeff Bjornstad paid to promote coal exports.