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Resource ID: #18997
Subject: Mining
Source: Indianapolis Monthly
Date: June


The story reports on the close ties between Indiana public officials and coal companies. Nuwer examines the contributions that coal companies made to the presidential campaign of George W. Bush and the Republican national PAC. The report attempts to access the impact of coal industry on water pollution. Nuwer finds that there is not enough public debate on that issue because there are relatively few active environmentalists in Indiana.

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