Think Progress » Coal industry flack says mountaintop removal solves ‘lack of flat space’ in Appalachia.

Posted by Trish Riley, August 10, 2009

Ay yi yi! The absurd tactics happening throughout politics are unbelievable! How dumb do they think the public is, anyway??? :) I hope that people don’t allow themselves to be fooled and taken advantage of by industrial interests that gain profits by destroying our environment and threatening our health and safety.

The coal industry front group embroiled in an Astroturf scandal is now arguing that mountaintop removal coal mining helps communities “hampered because of a lack of flat space.”

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