EPA kills more jobs and prosperity in Appalachia

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    See, these ideologues don't care how much human misery results from the consequences of their actions.

    The EPA needs to be defunded.

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    We don't need any farmable land or clean water, we just need 250 jobs!
     
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    Yeah.....who-the-Hell needs clean drinking-water....especially if YOU don't live there, right? :rolleyes:

     
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    Advances in mining technology have probably "killed" more jobs there than the EPA could dream of.
     
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    In this case, the EPA killed the jobs.
     
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    How do you know the EPA is wrong?

    Conversely, how do you know the EPA isn't wrong?
     
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    It's been hijacked by anti-energy, anti growth leftists.
     
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    Yep if strip mining did not exist then there would be thousands more miners employed.
     
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    Who cares? The company wants to mine and was given approval in by the EPA in 2007.
     

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