What's the Deal With All the Coal Miner Campaign Ads?

Coal miners may make up less than half of one percent of the American electorate, but those blue collar workers' votes could pack a punch far beyond what their numbers suggest. The majority of America's coal production is clustered in a handful of states, three of which happen to be some of the most fiercely contested battleground states in 2012: Pennsylvania, Ohio and Virginia. And with Obama starting to pull ahead in those vital states, the Mitt Romney campaign is training its sights (and...Full Story
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