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Nick Abraham

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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.

Is PSE Overlooking Solar Energy?

How an industry's transformation could affect ratepayers.

Look Who’s Taking Coal Money, Part 2

The legal arm of the coal industry in the Northwest.

Look Who’s Taking Coal Money

The face of the coal industry in the Northwest.