Coal Supporters Rally in Pittsburgh

By WHAG News

Published 07/30 2014 05:35PM

Updated 07/30 2014 07:32PM

WHAG NEWS - Hundreds of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio coal miners and supporters, including Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and Tom Corbett, joined labor leaders for an affordable electricity and energy jobs rally in Pittsburgh. 

Their goal - making the public aware of the importance of coal and coal miners in America's energy mix. Also, officials wanted to bring to light how damaging EPA rules are on new and existing power plants in the industry and coal mining industries. 

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