Written by Jamie Goodman


Jamie Goodman

Jamie is an Appalachian local with a deep and unshakeable love of the mountains her family has called home since the mid-1700s. With a background in journalism and communications, she has been with Appalachian Voices since 2008 and currently serves as our Director of Digital Innovation and Technology.



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Debt Ceiling Deal Makes Egregious Allowances for Mountain Valley Pipeline

Contact: Chelsea Barnes, (614) 205-6424, chelsea@appvoices.org This evening,…

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The Reclaiming Appalachia Coalition releases new report, “National to Neighborhoods: Catalyzing Opportunities for Coal-Impacted Communities”

The Reclaiming Appalachia Coalition released its annual report, “National to Neighborhoods: Catalyzing Opportunities for Coal-Impacted Communities,” and hosted a webinar on Friday, April 21.

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Appalachian Voices statement on 2022 Virginia Energy Plan


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Advocates for Miners with Black Lung Celebrate Permanent Extension of Black Lung Excise Tax in Inflation Reduction Act

Contact Trey Pollard – trey@pollardcommunications.com – (202) 904-9187…

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Miners with black lung & families to Manchin: “We’re counting on you, Joe”

CONTACT: Trey Pollard – trey@pollardcommunications.com – 202-904-9187 Dan…

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Caring for miners with black lung

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Helping our neighbors in Kentucky

In the wake of the tragic tornados that devastated communities in western Kentucky last week, our friends at Kentuckians for the Commonwealth are curating a growing list of ways to help.

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Air Board denies key permit for Mountain Valley Pipeline, dealing critical blow to beleaguered fracked gas project

Contact Jessica Sims, jessica@appvoices.org Gabby Brown, gabby.brown@sierraclub.org Chatham,…

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“The Energizer”

Appalachian Voices recently nominated our partner Jason Carney for the Click & Pledge Foundation “Undercover Hero” video award.

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