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For Many Americans, Coal a Dwindling Way of Life

The father of three and former coal miner choked back tears as he told Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton how her remarks against the coal industry had impacted him. “I wanted her to have the faces that go with the decisions and the comments of, ‘We are going to put a lot of coal miners and coal companies out of business’, and I wanted her to see the faces of those really affected by that.  I showed her pictures of my children,” Bo Copley told VOA. A resident of...

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