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Voters have moved away from Trump on coal

Jan 09, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- President Donald Trump has promised to stick up for the coal industry, winning fans in key states that helped put him in the White House.

But despite his efforts, as CNN reported this week, market forces have led more coal-fired plants to closed under Trump in his first term than in former President Barack Obama's first term.

Recent polling suggests more Americans want to cut down on coal usage, with even Republicans divided on the issue.

In a Pew Research survey fr...