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8 Charts That Expose The "War On Coal" Charade

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Following the nomination of Gina McCarthy to head the Environmental Protection Agency, conservative media are once again

[Source: CO2 Scorecard based on EIA data, August 2012]

Clean Air Act regulations are long-overdue. George H.W. Bush's EPA administrator

[Source: Dynegy via SEC, January 2013]

Coal has huge health impacts even after decades of regulation in the U.S. In countries like China and India where coal is not as strictly regulated, coal pollution is extremely deadly. Meanwhile, in the U.S., harmful emissions have been significantly reduced, a fact that conservative media and the coal industry have used to tout coal's alleged cleanliness. But they often fail to mention that the industry only reduced its emissions after being required to by clean air standards, and that coal

[Source: Rocky Mountain Institute based on Clean Air Task Force data, 2010]

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Ben Stein is such a douchebag. He has a mental disease and definitely has a defect.

Well said. I couldn't have said it better myself. Keep the faith!

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