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James River worth protecting

Death and taxes are the only absolutes in life, Ben Franklin tells us. Of course, there are a few exceptions, but there are precious few. Other options always exist. That's why Dominion Virginia Power's intransigence about their routing of the 500kV Surry-Skiffs Creek transmission line over the finest section of America's most historic river has been so inordinately puzzling. Only one viable route to insure reliable and robust power for Hampton Roads? Really? That's actually scary if you think about it. What happens if that only route can't be built? Or, once built, fails? Then what? It's never made sense, and it still doesn't. So, if you have been...