(updated 21May15) The Shortwave Report for 22May15 has been received! Program notes for this and previous shows follow below.
An offshore drilling ship and the rig that it towed must leave the Port of Seattle, or the city will levy fines of $500/day against Royal Dutch Shell, as they prepare for a trip to the Artic, using Seattle as a layover. This is a sharp contrast to the treatment they receive in Washington, DC, where the Obama administration has fast-tracked artic drilling.
Washington, D.C.(18May15)—Today, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled that mandatory country of origin labels (COOL) rules for meat and poultry that went into effect in the United States in 2013 are not compliant with global trade standards.
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