The Interior Secretary Wants to Enlarge a Dam. An Old Lobbying Client Would Benefit.

Opponents of raising the Shasta say that, among other things, it would violate state law prohibiting construction that harms pristine waterways such as the McCloud River, which drains into Lake Shasta. “It is explicitly against California law,” said Mr. Mount of the Public Policy Institute. “The federal government needs a permit from the state in […]