Sen. Mitch McConnell, right, talked Monday with Kentucky coalfield lawyer John R. Triplett in Pikeville, where McConnell unveiled legislation to help the coal industry.
Sen. Mitch McConnell, right, talked Monday with Kentucky coalfield lawyer John R. Triplett in Pikeville, where McConnell unveiled legislation to help the coal industry. AP
Sen. Mitch McConnell, right, talked Monday with Kentucky coalfield lawyer John R. Triplett in Pikeville, where McConnell unveiled legislation to help the coal industry. AP

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