The Ongoing Controversy Over Mountaintop Coal Mining

West Virginia mountaintop removal mining.  - Flickr user nrdc_media

West Virginia mountaintop removal mining.

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The Ongoing Controversy Over Mountaintop Coal Mining

The Obama administration sends mixed signals on mountaintop coal mining. After putting dozens of proposed projects on hold, the EPA has endorsed an operation in West Virginia. Ongoing controversy over mountaintop coal mining.

The Obama administration sends mixed signals on mountaintop coal mining. After putting dozens of proposed projects on hold, the EPA has endorsed an operation in West Virginia. Ongoing controversy over mountaintop coal mining.

Guests

Joe Lovett

Executive Director of Appalachian Center for the Economy and the Environment in Lewisburg, West Virginia.

Judy Bonds

Co-Director of Coal River Mountain Watch

Siobhan Hughes

reporter for the Wall Street Journal covering energy and the environment

Tom Hamburger

an investigative reporter who covers the White House and executive branch for the "Los Angeles Times."

Roger Horton

founder of Citizens for Coal

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