Every day, materials merge from American surface and underground coal and metal/nonmetal mines. Mining provides minerals and fuels that enable our nation to work and produce items that we use every day. This video shows a wide variety of mining processes and the products that are produced from them. This is a great tribute to the hardworking men and women of our Nation's mines. Producer: Mine Safety and Health Administration.
Discover how miners work with sophisticated machinery to mine coal safely and help power America in this video from The Science Channel's "How Do They Do It?"
During an Environment and the Economy Subcommittee hearing, EPA Assistant Administrator Mathy Stanislaus admits to U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner that the EPA does not account for jobs when they issue regulations.