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Coal under Trump: one miner''s perspective

2017-8-18 · Coal under Trump: one miner''s perspective. Don Stahly, a third-generation coal miner, has been working underground in Colorado''s West Elk Mine since 1999. He says he understands his job will not ...

Trump''s Coal Spin

: "Next week we''re opening a big coal mine. You know about that. One in Pennsylvania. … we''re putting the miners back to work."

Coal mining jobs are holding steady under Trump''s watch

2019-3-9 · Coal-mining jobs are holding steady under Trump''s watch — that could become harder this year Published Fri, Mar 8 2019 11:41 AM EST Updated Fri, Mar 8 2019 1:53 PM EST Tom DiChristopher ...

''The Coal Industry Is Back,'' Trump Proclaimed. It Wasn''t ...

2020-10-5 · The coal industry is back," Mr. Trump declared to a crowd in Charleston, W.Va., including miners in their hard-hats holding signs that said "Trump Digs Coal" and "Promises Made. Promises ...

Coal Gets Dug Under | RealClearPolitics

2021-1-19 · Yet in 2018, Trump held an event in Charleston, West ia, where he declared: "We are back. The coal industry is back." And so was his chorus line of miners, this time holding signs that read ...

Coal Gets Dug Under | Opinion

2021-1-19 · Over his four years, America saw a 24 percent drop in average quarterly coal mining jobs. In 2019 alone, more than eight coal companies filed for bankruptcy, including the industry giant Murray ...

Trump''s promise to put coal miners back to work was a ...

2021-1-21 · The number of people employed by the coal mining industry has fallen 15% since Trump took office in January 2017. Trump''s promise to put coal miners back to work was a failure — Quartz Skip to ...

The status of U.S. coal mining business under the Trump ...

2021-12-16 · American coal output and exports are up. Given the support from the president, the coal mining business in the country is on the rise. After experiencing a decline since 2014, coal production rebounded from January to June this year, according to data from the EIA, as reported by Bloomberg.U.S. coal output was up 15 percent through the end of July compared to the …

Are Coal Miners Headed for Heartbreak Under the GOP? | …

2016-11-28 · The number of coal mining jobs has declined, falling from 84,600 shortly after President Obama took office in March 2009 to just 56,700 early this year, according to the Department of Labor.

Coal Jobs Have Gone Up Under Trump, But Not Because …

2018-2-23 · Coal Jobs Have Gone Up Under Trump, But Not Because Of His Policies The number of U.S. coal jobs rose slightly during the president''s first …

More coal plants have closed under Trump than in …

2019-1-7 · More coal-fired power plants have closed under Trump than in Obama''s first term. By Bill Weir, CNN. Updated 9:50 AM ET, Mon January 7, 2019

Trump''s Coal Resurgence Promise Has Gone Underground

2020-8-26 · Coal jobs continue to decline When Trump was inaugurated there were 50,900 coal mining jobs, which was actually up from 48,900 in July to …

Nearly 12,000 Coal Jobs Lost, Months After Trump …

2019-7-3 · A little less than a year ago, Trump claimed that "coal is back." Today, two major coal producers went bankrupt, resulting in 1,800 people losing their …

Coal mine approved under Obama, not Trump

2017-7-1 · Coal mine approved under Obama, not Trump. President Donald Trump says he is keeping true to his promise to bring coal mining jobs back. He called out a new mine in Pennsylvania as an example of ...

Coal dug under, and there''s nothing Trump could have …

2021-1-19 · Coal dug under, and there''s nothing Trump could have done Uncategorized. Jan 19, 2021. ... Over his four years, America saw a 24 percent drop in average quarterly coal mining jobs. In 2019 alone ...

Trump''s Plan to Save Coal Country Will Actually Hurt It

2019-6-20 · Coal-burning power plants release soot and smog that causes an array of health problems in surrounding communities, and emissions under Trump''s rule could result in 1,400 more premature deaths than Obama''s, according to the …

Labor leader: Trump has stopped erosion of coal jobs | …

The president of the United Mine Workers of America said Tuesday that President Trump has helped stop the erosion of the coal industry, with employment holding steady under his administration.

Coal Jobs Have Gone Up Under Trump, But Not Because …

2018-2-23 · Coal Jobs Have Gone Up Under Trump, But Not Because Of His Policies The number of U.S. coal jobs rose slightly during the president''s first year in office. But energy analysts credit short-term ...

Has Trump lived up to his promise to revive the US coal ...

2020-10-5 · Despite Trump''s efforts to revive the industry, more coal-fired plants were shut down in his opening two years in office compared to Obama''s entire first term. Between 2009 and 2012, 14.9GW of coal power went offline, as opposed to 23.4GW between 2017 and 2018, according to …

Coal Mine Deaths Rose Under Trump After Record Lows in …

2018-1-3 · Coal Mine Deaths Rose Under Trump After Record Lows in 2016 By Ryan Sit On 1/3/18 at 9:12 AM EST The number of deaths at U.S. coal mines spiked in 2017 as the industry added jobs under President ...

Will Coal Miners Stand by Trump as Jobs Disappear?

2020-9-28 · The Trump administration has set about weakening or scrapping a slew of environmental rules that bound the industry, such as requirements that new coal-fired power plants capture their carbon emissions and that coal firms do not release wastewater laced with dangerous pollutants, such as lead, selenium and arsenic, into rivers and streams.. Bob …

Trump-O-Meter: | PolitiFact

2020-7-15 · Whether Trump''s regulation rollbacks will bring back the roughly 40,000 coal mining jobs lost since 2012 still remains to be seen, but experts …

President Trump – Appalachian Voices

Coal Mining Under Trump. By | June 7, 2018. While Central Appalachian coal jobs saw a slight bump in President Donald Trump''s first year in office, not much has changed on the national level. Read more ›. TAGS: coal jobs Coal mining coal plants nuclear power President Trump.

Trump pledged to revive coal industry. Little has changed ...

2018-1-22 · President Donald Trump pledged to revive the beleaguered American coal industry and put miners back to work. Coal production and exports ticked up in 2017, but mining employment barely budged and ...

Nearly 12,000 Coal Jobs Lost, Months After Trump …

2019-7-3 · A little less than a year ago, Trump claimed that "coal is back." Today, two major coal producers went bankrupt, resulting in 1,800 people losing their jobs across four states.

Fact check: Trump makes false claims about his record on ...

2020-9-24 · Facts First: As of August, 5,300 coal mining jobs had been lost under Trump. (As of February, it was a loss of 1,000.) And the industry generally …