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MSNBC feature on Falkirk Mine and Caterpillar: giving back to their communities

Very glad to see MSNBC recognizing the excellent reclamation work being done at our nation’s mines. It is heartening to see the media recognizing the people who work in the mines and for equipment and service providers. Kudos to MSNBC for … Continue reading

02. December 2014 by Jason Hayes
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Miners Fight Back Against Obama TV Ad: “Absolute Lies”

Ohio coal miners speak out against President Obama’s TV ad and media reports that are claiming Murray Energy miners were “forced” to attend a recent Mitt Romney campaign event. “We voluntarily and enthusiastically attended the event and take great offense … Continue reading

13. October 2012 by Jason Hayes
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“I’m just quitting”

More and more I hear and read about people in American industry describing the never ending stream of litigation, legislation, regulation, negative media, NIMBYism, and vitriol that is directed toward them and their businesses. At a recent public meeting in Birmingham, … Continue reading

27. July 2011 by Jason Hayes
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W.Va. Mine explosion

MSHA.gov and U.S. Secretary of Labor, Hilda Solis released a statement on Saturday (4-10-10) on “the death of 29 miners at the Upper Big Branch South Mine.” This MSHA report confirms that the 4 miners who remained unaccounted for after … Continue reading

05. April 2010 by Jason Hayes
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