My county is poor and remote. Fracking companies think they can abuse it.
Billionaire-backed politicians are turning Kentucky's health care miracle into a tragedy.
Imagine telling a laid off employee they won't have Medicaid to fall back on.
Trump's coddling can't save the notoriously dirty industry when cleaner options and better jobs abound.
States that invest in renewables are reaping the rewards. Those that stick to coal are faltering.
States that supported Trump are going to be the hardest hit.
If Trump can sell a plain-as-day lie about his inauguration crowd, he can lie about anything — including things that hurt his own supporters.
The industry is still wrecking the Appalachians as it withers.