Trump's decision on coal, is like this:
If he was the General Manager of the Yankees (sorry Yankees fans, bear with me here) he would
- bring back Alex Rodriguez
- let him take the roster spot of rising star, Greg Bird
Laughably wrong, right?
With his all in for coal, Trump is driving America in reverse, on the highway.
The coal barons have amassed fortunes, and are using their wealth to wring the last drops out of their long run. And they've got their front man.
Trump can get confused, he's confused on coal.
Remember, "Nobody knew healthcare could be so complicated?"
Just replace healthcare with energy, the environment, climate, ... Who knew?
Luckily Texas, Iowa, California, Oklahoma Illinois ... the states get it.
More than 35 percent of the electric power generated in Iowa now comes from wind power.
This from NPR: What Trump Misses About Energy Jobs In America
Truly, sorry for the plight of the coal miners - honor their traditions and way of life. Like the blacksmiths before them, time has come to make a change.