Tom Borelli, Ph.D., senior fellow with FreedomWorks, comments about the issue.
“Well, this election was certainly a turning point, not only for America and for our freedoms and liberty, but also for the whole fossil fuel industry,” he says. “Tragically, with the reelection of President Obama, I really do have deep concerns about really the ultimate survivability of the coal industry.”
The coal industry and special-interest groups have long argued that new and incoming regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) would result in the closing of coal-fired power plants, prevent the construction of new ones, and kill jobs.
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