Protect the Future of Illinois
Illinois Will Lose Jobs
There are 4,100 people employed in Illinois coal mines. Protect coal to protect jobs.
Increased Cost for Electricity
42% of Illinois uses coal-powered energy. To comply with new rules, companies will raise prices for this power source.
Businesses Shut Down
Illinois was ranked 5th in coal production in 2012. New restrictions would hurt businesses in the coal industry.
"Illinois coal is in high demand overseas and we have the resources and infrastructure to take advantage of this opportunity for economic growth." - Gov. Pat Quinn
Gov. Quinn has it RIGHT! Coal is an important part of the Illinois economy. Here are a few reasons EPA regulations could hurt Illinois:
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