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By  in News | June 09, 2015 at 7:21PM

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Coal Forum hosted a meeting at Charleston’s Embassy Suites Tuesday to bring attention to the impact of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan.

Among those on hand were Senate President Bill Cole and House Speaker Tim Armstead. The forum aimed to confront head-on the state and federal environmental regulations that have hurt the industry and West Virginia’s economy. Roger Horton, the director of Citizens for Coal says the hard times have hurt the entire state.