DeFazio: S. Oregon 'New Appalachia'
Sep 19, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Politico
But that shift in the industry over the last decade also has turned southern Oregon home of most of the U.S. lumber industry into a "new Appalachia" riddled by chronic unemployment, Rep. Peter DeFazio said during a six-hour hearing Thursday before the U.S. International Trade Commission.
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