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Enbridge Pipeline Deal Divides Michigan Gubernatorial Candidates

Oct. 3, 2018, 8:05 PM

Enbridge Inc.'s pipeline deal struck with Michigan Oct. 3 could hang in the balance of the state’s race for governor.

The Calgary, Canada, energy company entered into a second agreement with the state and committed to a “range of measures” that will protect the state’s Straits of Mackinac waterways and Great Lakes.

The deal will replace the existing oil and gas lines known as Line 5 along the bed of Lake Michigan between the upper and lower peninsulas, and permits the company to keep the line open while it makes a tunneled line beneath the lake ...