May 04, 2016 · US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images) Some years back President Obama asked Steve Jobs when all those manufacturing jobs in China, where Apple products were being assembled, were going to return to the U.S. Jobs simply said that they're never coming back.
Mar 26, 2017 · President Donald Trump is taking bold steps to boost the declining coal industry, but the moves won't restore many of the jobs lost by coal miners in West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania who helped the president win his job in the White House.
Feb 01, 2018 · President Donald Trump talked a lot about coal mining during his campaign, and he has kept talking about it since. "We have ended the war on clean coal," he declared in his State of the Union address just this week. I'd take issue with the phrase "clean coal" (more on that later), but it is ...
The Environmental Protection Agency head said that the "coal sector" added 7,000 jobs in May and "almost 50,000 jobs" since the fourth quarter of last year. But the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports an increase of just 400 coal mining jobs in May and 1,300 since December.