West Virginia mountaintop removal mining.

West Virginia mountaintop removal 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.


  • 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
  • Siobhan Hughes reporter for the Wall Street Journal covering energy and the environment
  • Judy Bonds Co-Director of Coal River Mountain Watch
  • Joe Lovett Executive Director of Appalachian Center for the Economy and the Environment in Lewisburg, West Virginia.

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