Video: New Voices of Support

We have a choice: Support new shipping terminals and thousands of new family-wage jobs in the Northwest… or watch them go elsewhere. Moving forward with coal exports would create needed jobs and generate millions in new tax revenue to support key community services like schools and first responders. Labor unions, business leaders, manufacturing and many others have endorsed the proposed projects because they know it's the best way to strengthen our economy.

It’s time to create good jobs. It’s time to move forward with new exports.

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$25 million

According to data provided by developers and the ports, the terminals would generate a total of roughly $25 million in taxes annually.

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Thousands

Estimates suggest that thousands of permanent, family-wage jobs will be created through project development, with thousands of additional jobs generated in connected and supporting industries

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The number of coal dust complaints received by the Northwest Clean Air Agency, Puget Sound Clean Air Agency and Spokane Clean Air Agency, despite coal trains traveling through the region for years.

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Less than 1%

Locomotives are the most fuel efficient means of ground transportation in America, accounting for less than 1% of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.

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$1.5 billion

The amount of private investment developers of the three terminals have pledged to build projects to full capacity.

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