Jobs Bill http://wuky.org en McConnell Again Invokes War On Coal In Proposing New Jobs Bill http://wuky.org/post/mcconnell-again-invokes-war-coal-proposing-new-jobs-bill <p>FRANKFORT, Ky.— Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell is calling on Congress to pass legislation to ease federal regulations on coal mining.&nbsp; He wants Congress to pass a bill he’s dubbed the Saving Coal Jobs Act.</p><p></p><p>"The first part of the bill would prevent the EPA from regulating carbon on new and existing coal plants, the second would force the EPA to stop stalling on mining permits," McConnell said in a Senate Floor speech Thursday.</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:49:17 +0000 Associated Press 37796 at http://wuky.org McConnell Again Invokes War On Coal In Proposing New Jobs Bill