Pombo Bill to Provide Some Relief for Miners
December 2005 by Scott HarnHouse Resources Committee Chairman Richard Pombo is no stranger to controversy. As we highlighted in our November 2005 issue, he recently pushed through a bill to reform the Endangered Species Act, providing much needed improvements.
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I had been looking forward to this trip since last year when the annual trip had rewarded me with a ¾-pennyweight nugget.
All of this made me have to conclude that those dummies just didn’t know what they were doing. It was a couple of years later before the solution for this puzzle became clear to me.
Quarry operators would face tighter state regulations under proposed legislation that moved a step closer to approval recently.
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The ultimate resolution of this apparent contradiction between fundamental news and market performance could provide us with important future clues for gold and silver.
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