Trump Plants Kiss of Death on Coal Plants by Promising to Keep Them Open and Spewing More Pollution

Jul 2019
4,507
4,600
Atlanta
  1. U.S. Has Lost 191,000 Mining Industry Jobs Since September ...
    us-has-lost-191000-mining-jobs...
    May 06, 2016 · From April 2015 to April 2016, jobs in the coal mining industry declined from 67,500 to 56,600—a loss of 10,900 jobs in one year.BLS has seasonally adjusted month-by-month employment numbers in the coal mining industry going back to 1985.In recent years, employment in the coal mining industry peaked January 2012 at 89,800.
  2. Why the U.S. Coal Industry and Its Jobs Are Not Coming Back
    us_coal_industry_and_its_jobs_are_not_coming_back
    This has been a point on which all of West Virginia’s political leaders — of both political parties — could heartily agree: Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is responsible for the decline of the coal industry in West Virginia and throughout the United States.
 
Sep 2019
1,211
1,711
dfw, texas
Hillary shot off her mouth in ignorance first.

But, at least she apologized!

Coal was dying long before the 2016 election, and that's not going to change...
you admit they need to go out of business, get jobs that are healthier and viable, and you call her ignorant for facing reality. spoken like a true trump voter-trying to insult someone for being honest!!
 
Jul 2014
41,605
11,510
midwest
you admit they need to go out of business, get jobs that are healthier and viable, and you call her ignorant for facing reality. spoken like a true trump voter-trying to insult someone for being honest!!
I call her stupid for saying something THAT stupid as the Dem nominee running for prez.

Not all politicians are dumb enough to say something that "ignorant".