Sen. Jay Rockefeller, a West Virginia Democrat, urged coal leaders to quit fighting the EPA.
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, a West Virginia Democrat, urged coal leaders to quit fighting the EPA. ASSOCIATED PRESS
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, a West Virginia Democrat, urged coal leaders to quit fighting the EPA. ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tom Eblen: Straight talk from a U.S. Senator (not Kentucky's) about future of coal

June 23, 2012 07:49 PM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.