Appalachia deflecting the EPA’s onslaught

Despite the current administration’s few remaining opportunities to fulfill a promise to bankrupt coal-fired power plants, Appalachia is successfully deflecting these onslaughts in courts of laws. Over the past month, there have been at least three examples of the EPA being exposed for trampling over the states’ constitutional rights. First, the lawsuit originally filed in…

High pay + poor performance = rejected contract

Question: What happens Brownsville, PA when the highest paid teachers in the state have some of the poorest performing schools? Answer: The school board flatly rejects the teachers’ union’s new contract proposal. From EAGnews.org: Brownsville Area School Board director Nena Kaminsky recently made headlines when she convinced her colleagues to reject a proposed teachers union contact, and told…