Conflicting interests

Posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2003

Let me see if I understand this correctly.

Assembly member Randy Wanamaker, as board chairman of a Native corporation with mining interests, shouldn't participate in debate or decisions related to mining because he has a conflict of interest.

But Marc Wheeler, "grass roots organizer for the Sierra Club," has no conflict of interest when it comes to matters related to mining.

Richard Schmitz


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