Coal and the Candidates -- Words Matter: In the build-up to last week’s Democratic primary in West Virginia, we saw just how relevant coal can be to candidates seeking higher office. Earlier in the year, Secretary Clinton said her energy policies would “put a lot of coal miners and coal companies out of business.”Read more
It's Not the Free Market That is Killing Coal: President Obama came into office with a well-expressed desire to cut carbon dioxide emissions from coal plants. In a 2008 interview he explained, “If somebody wants to build a coal-powered plant, they can." Read more.
President Obama's Climate Regulations Would Wreak Havoc: If you think President Obama’s Twitter feed is a reliable source of scientific information, you’ll be comforted to hear that “good climate change policy and good economic policy can go hand in hand.” Read more.