Northeast North Carolina’s paper of record, the Virginian-Pilot, is calling on federal investigators to ask Gov. McCrory directly what he knew, when he knew it and what he did about the Duke coal ash disaster:
“DENR Secretary John Skvarla briefed McCrory – who worked for Duke Energy for nearly 30 years and owns stock in the company – about those lawsuits.
Skvarla testified before lawmakers that McCrory told him two things: ‘He said protect the environment, and do the right thing.’
Instead, Skvarla negotiated a $99,111 settlement with the $50 billion company. Read More