EPA to hold coal rule hearings nowhere near coal country

The Daily Caller reports:

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced the locations where it will be holding hearings on its pending regulations on coal-fired power plants — nowhere near coal country…

The EPA will hold hearings in Atlanta, Georgia; Boston, Massachusetts; Chicago, Illinois; Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colorado; Lenexa, Kansas; New York, New York; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Seattle, Washington; Washington, D.C.

There will be no regional meetings in the top three coal-producing states — Wyoming, West Virginia and Kentucky. Regional meetings will occur in Pennsylvania and Illinois, the next two largest coal producers, but the meetings will be far from the coal mines…

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