U.S. Mining and Voters in Sync re Job Creation, Economy: The National Mining Association asserted Wednesday that a Morning Consult national poll commissioned by the National Mining Association shows voters and the US mining industry share the same top priority — job creation and a strong economy. Read more.
Kentucky, 12 Other States Sue to Block Obama Coal Mining Rule: Kentucky and 12 other states have sued in an effort to block a federal rule aimed at reducing the impact of coal mining on streams. The states filed the challenge Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Read more.
Don't Overlook The Biggest Protest: As the Capital girds for Friday’s Inauguration, the media is focusing heavy attention on the myriad protests that eagerly vie for its fleeting attention. This is understandable; dissident voices should be heard.Read more.