Trump’s New Power Plan Comes With a Deadly Price

August 23, 2018

West Virginia is second only to Wyoming in both coal production and President Trump’s winning vote percentage in the 2016 general election. So it was no surprise that Trump flew to the Mountain State on Tuesday to stump for his new plan to boost coal-fired power plants by cutting regulations on planet-warming carbon emissions. “We love clean, beautiful West Virginia coal,” Trump told supporters at the Charleston Civic Center, while…