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Report Exposes How Big Coal, Electric Utility Money Dominates Virginia Politics and Policy

In advance of the Governor’s Energy Conference that…

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Judge Rules for Coal Companies’ Attempts to Destroy Historic Blair Mountain

A federal judge in Washington, D.C. ruled today…

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Clean Air, Water Standards Important to Undecided Voters

By Matt Abele Multimedia Communications intern, Fall 2012/Spring…

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Go Tell It on Mountain Island Lake

Last Sunday, the Charlotte Observer asked the question,…

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Revealing the True Cost of Coal by Taking the “Con” Out of Economics

At the Democratic National Convention, Appalachian Voices’ staff…

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