Birkebeiner Foundation expected to drop Enbridge sponsorship today

The American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation staff is expected to drop Enbridge as a corporate sponsor because of grass roots opposition to the company and its crude oil pipelines, Executive Director Ben Popp said in a phone interview today.

“We are in the process of having those internal discussions but the likelihood is very high,” he said. “I would say 99 percent. We will have the final decision later today.”

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