While the anti-Obama ad below is running in Ohio, the message clearly applies to Illinois. Coal plants are shuttering throughout southern Illinois because the Obama Administration and radical environmentalists have determined they are harmful to the air.
Despite all the efforts to clean up the mining process, coal's manufacturing and burning, the EPA continues to reject permits for coal mines and shut out more and more once-good paying jobs in areas like southern Illinois.
Coal miners in West Virginia and Ohio have turned on Obama.
Will miners in southern Illinois do the same?