“Manufacturing Phase Out Act of 2018″

Democrats Introduce the

“Manufacturing Phase Out Act of 2018″

SALEM, OR – Today, Senator Michael Dembrow (D-Portland) and Representative Ken Helm (D-Beaverton) introduced their pursuit of new regulations on carbon dioxide emissions.  The legislation establishes a price per ton fee on emissions for the largest greenhouse gas emitters in the state, and claims to reinvest the proceeds into job opportunities for economically distressed communities in Oregon.