IPCC report a non-starter for West Virginia politicians

The AP reports:

A new international report that says the warming of the planet is “unequivocal” has not swayed many West Virginia political leaders.

They still strongly oppose the Obama administration’s plan to cut greenhouse emissions from coal-fired plants.

Rep. Nick J. Rahall says the pursuit of those cuts will cost American jobs, while fellow Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin says undercutting the coal industry will slow economic growth.

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