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Texas Considers ‘Tax’ On Coastal Restoration Projects

Millions of dollars may be headed to Texas to make amends for damage caused along the coast by the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf. But now, a Texas state agency says it may try to charge fees when money is used to restore the delicate wetlands and other habitats. That has some people upset.

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Dave Fehling

Dave Fehling

Director of News and Public Affairs

As Director of News and Public Affairs, Dave Fehling manages the radio news operation at Houston's NPR station. Previously, he was a reporter at the station, covering the oil & gas industry and its impact on the environment. He won top state honors for in-depth and investigative reporting as well...

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