The Rundown with Beth Saboe

In the Legislature 01.20.17

First Aired: January 20, 2017

The future of Colstrip and its coal-fired power plants is becoming a top issue this legislative session.
The Rundown

In the Legislature 01.20.17

Rating: TV-G

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are proposing bills to protect Colstrip.

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are behind bills to protect coal-industry workers should they lose their jobs and the companies that own the generating station warn a partial shut down of the plants may occur sooner than 2022.