U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, says he has "secured a waiver to allow continued use and sales of non-lethal pest control devices like 'seal bombs' through the 2013 fishing season."
The senator further says he is "working for a permanent solution to allow their continued use."
Deckboss must admit this is the first he's heard of this explosive issue.
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