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Romney Coal

Dave Jamieson

Romney Making 'Desperate' Play On Coal, Auto Industries: Union Chief | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka assailed Mitt Romney on Monday for his campaign's recent criticism of President Barack Obama on coal an...

This November Our Energy Future Hangs in the Balance

Kate Gordon | Posted 12.23.2012 | Green
Kate Gordon

Anyone tracking America's energy mix over time would have to conclude that while we have liked coal a lot, we maybe like it a little less now. And that's a good thing.

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Looks To Coal Country In Ohio To Peel Off Votes From President Obama | Jon Ward | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

BELMONT, Ohio -– A few hundred hearty souls stood for more than two hours Saturday, in a sometimes-driving rain and temperatures in the upper 40s, w...

Campaigns Speciously Court Coal Country

Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 01.08.2013 | Green
Tom Zeller Jr.

It should come as no surprise that both President Barack Obama and the Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, are eagerly positioning themselves as "friends of coal." But the truth is, neither man has a legitimate claim to the title.

Coal Front Group ACCCE Launches Ad Campaign Ahead of Presidential Debates

Kert Davies | Posted 12.04.2012 | Green
Kert Davies

Twenty four hours before the first debate, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE), a front group for the coal industry, launched a new ad as part of a $35 million dollar PR campaign. It's hardly surprising that Romney proudly announced, "I like coal!"

Coal Plants Still Under Pressure

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2012 | Green

* Romney says will undo Obama's 'coal-killing' regulations * Cheap gas, EPA's rules to force coal plant retirements * On...

LISTEN: Obama Knocks Romney For Opposing Coal

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 08.08.2012 | Green

A new campaign ad from President Obama targets Mitt Romney's stance on coal -- but not for supporting the industry. The radio spot, airing in Ohio, to...