PAGOP Reads: First New Coal Mine of Trump Era Opens in Pennsylvania


Written By: Associated Press, Fox News Insider

Date: June 10, 2017

“President Trump lauded the opening of the nation’s first new coal mine in recent memory. Corsa Coal Company will operate the mine in Somerset County, Pa. – outside of Pittsburgh. Corsa CEO George Dethlefsen said the mine will be a boon to the struggling local economy. He praised Trump’s easing of regulations and encouragement for fossil fuel exploration.”