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Low-cost, reliable electricity from coal powers households and businesses across America. Regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency, however, will jeopardize our access to affordable power and will cause electricity prices to skyrocket.

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Two #Utah counties sue Interior BLM over mining ban, calling the ban “an act of unwarranted agency overkill." via @EEPublishing

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The next #EPA administrator must recognize the agency’s role as a non-intrusive enforcement agency confined by law.… //t.co/o3nbwBdG2x

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Not surprisingly, some of President-elect Trump’s largest margins of victory came from #coal-heavy states. //t.co/n83m9WIQyG

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As @realDonaldTrump’s cabinet begins to take shape, attention turns to who will replace current #EPA Administrator… //t.co/EizQ0M0IyW

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.@EIAgov makes it clear that Trump’s commitment to scrap #CPP will save millions of tons of #coal production //t.co/n83m9WIQyG

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Once named, we look forward to working with the next #EPA Admin to improve the quality of life of all Americans.… //t.co/XHMdj3GA40

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Rolling back #EPA's unconstitutional mandates will have far-reaching positive effects on U.S. families & #economy.… //t.co/NzSOCwS8YT

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