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Fact-checking PolitiFact’s review of the “War on coal”

Interesting post on the Watchdog.org website. They take a look at how PolitiFact “fact-checked” the war on coal during the recent election. PolitiFact apparently made a big deal about the notion that the war on coal was an issue, created … Continue reading

26. December 2012 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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Regulations kill Ohio coal mine & hundreds of jobs

This story is a few months old, but it is worth posting here. The impact of the growing list of regulations is having an impact on the coal industry, American jobs, and our economy right now. Originally published on HumanEvents.com, … Continue reading

03. October 2012 by Jason Hayes
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Attacks on coal industry are personal

The impacts of the EPA’s war on coal are being felt by real families across the nation. As the pressure of low gas prices are added in on top of the EPA’s rapid increase in regulatory pressure, people like Amanda … Continue reading

18. July 2012 by Jason Hayes
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OH Legislator pushes to repeal state RPS

There is an interesting article on istockanalyst.com that describes the efforts of state senator, Kris Jordan to repeal Ohio’s Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS). Jordan is unabashed in explaining his reasoning for this move. He is pushing the repeal to … Continue reading

16. September 2011 by Jason Hayes
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