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Chris Ventura, Midwest Director of Consumer Energy Alliance, underlines the importance of keeping extreme activists’ actions in check.

“Time and again we have seen extremists sabotage facilities, trespass, attempt to destroy pipeline equipment, harass innocent bystanders, and otherwise commit acts that place the public and environment at risk. We must provide for the safety of our union construction workers, our friends and neighbors working and living near critical infrastructure, and the environment by defining these acts as what they are: crimes.”

Read more – Duluth News Tribune (subscription needed)