Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

As the GOP takes over, what now for the coalfields?

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

More of the same: Another coalfield Election Day

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The ‘dominant narrative’ about coal’s decline

Friday, October 31, 2014

Missed opportunities for W.Va. Democrats

Friday, October 31, 2014

Leaders lead: But can Sen. Kessler convince anyone to follow him on coalfields diversification?

Friday, October 31, 2014

Elections matter: The problem with political reporting, campaign consultants and the coal industry

Friday, October 24, 2014

Mountaintop removal: The scientific evidence of environmental and health damage continues

Thursday, October 23, 2014

How soon we forget: Mine safety in W.Va.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Coalfield elections: Asking all the wrong questions

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

As more coal industry layoffs loom, we get more of the same from West Virginia political leaders

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

UMWA backs Tennant in U.S. Senate race

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Memo to W.Va. leaders: Not all industry hates EPA

Thursday, August 28, 2014

‘Dirty Denier(s)': NRDC blasts Capito – but also ‘has serious concerns’ about Tennant’s climate stance

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Rep. Rahall dares to say the “D” word … kind of

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Coal campaigns: Diverting the public from real issues

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Rep. Capito statement on EPA rated ‘Mostly False’

Thursday, August 7, 2014

In Kentucky, more hope for a better discussion

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Facing facts: Fighting the EPA won’t stop the decline of Southern West Virginia’s coal industry

Friday, August 1, 2014

‘Not our problem': Nick Casey, climate change, and why W.Va. can’t tackle coalfield problems

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Science and silence: Politicians continue to run from mountaintop removal public health studies

Monday, July 28, 2014