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State Fishing Industry Disaster

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Following the sinking of two Bay State fishing boats in the past two weeks, 14 Massachusetts lawmakers are asking Governor Patrick to seek a federal economic disaster declaration for the state's entire commercial fishing industry. Bob Oakes discusses the problem with a local fisherman.

This program aired on February 5, 2007. The audio for this program is not available.

Bob Oakes Twitter Host, Morning Edition
Bob Oakes has been WBUR's Morning Edition anchor since 1992.


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