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McConnell unveils legislation, vows to bring back coal jobs

May 6, 2013
McConnell unveils legislation, vows to bring back coal jobs

    By SHARON K. HALL Supporters of coal mining gathered in Hazard to hear U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s plan to introduce legislation that would target the Environmental Protection Agency’s coal mining permit approval process. The Republican senator from Kentucky was joined with U.S. Representative Shelly Capito (R) from West Virginia who...

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