JW Randolph

JW Randolph is the Legislative Associate for Appalachian Voices, currently working in Washington DC to pass the Clean Water Protection Act (HR 1310) and Appalachia Restoration Act (S 696) to limit mountaintop removal coal mining in Appalachia.

With HR 2018 House – Once Again – Passes Attack on Water, Science, Humans

Yesterday evening, the House of Representatives passed The Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act (HR 2018), a bill that turns back the clock 40 years on the environmental and public health protections in the Clean Water …

Citizens welcome return to sound science, sanity

EPA to hold 79 mountaintop removal permits for further review

Via Applachian Voices The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced the preliminary fate of 79 valley fill permit applications associated with mountaintop removal coal mining. In a move that pleased environmentalists and coalfield residents in …

Brought to You by Verizon Wireless

The farces of coal — episode #1

WARNING: This video of Ted Nugent may be a little too American for the workplace, and definitely contains too much “freedom” for children. Mr. Nugent has some choice words regarding his machine guns and the …

FARCES of coal

FACES of Coal are iStockphotos?!

The new coal industry front group “FACES” has yet to come forward with a list of their members. Well, thanks to a few new-media gumshoes, including Appalachian Voices’ Jamie Goodman and our friends at DeSmogBlog, …

Got 2.7 seconds?

We've devised the world's shortest survey to find out what kind of actions our readers are taking. You know you want to.