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The U.S. Interior Department says it will investigate whether miners and traders skirted royalty...

The U.S. Interior Department says it will investigate whether miners and traders skirted royalty payments on lucrative coal exports to Asia. Taxpayers may be losing hundreds of millions of dollars in forgone royalties under current rules governing coal exports.
Comments (9)
  • This administration hates coal, so will do whatever it takes to sink it in the public's view, as well as fiscally.
    8 Feb 2013, 05:47 PM Reply Like
  • For a readers who are misguided by SA, gov morning stated that they did not found any wrong doing by coal industry. But then shorts had to spread some rumors.
    8 Feb 2013, 06:21 PM Reply Like
  • OH. MY. GAWD.

     

    What a nightmare for the miners - what else can happen to them!?
    8 Feb 2013, 05:53 PM Reply Like
  • Obama can step on their face and crush them like a ruthless dictator.
    8 Feb 2013, 06:52 PM Reply Like
  • Govt already is screwing the american coal industry in spades and it seems their goal is to kill what was once king coal
    8 Feb 2013, 06:18 PM Reply Like
  • Moralists can't count.
    8 Feb 2013, 06:24 PM Reply Like
  • Just have them pay a fine and move on if this is true. Stricter penalties if this continues.
    8 Feb 2013, 10:05 PM Reply Like
  • Just when I thought this stock might run a little
    10 Feb 2013, 04:27 AM Reply Like
  • everyone stay long the end of `13 and 2014 will begin the run!...china ,india, and southeast asia isnt going anywhere...ever stop to think with the size of burma joining the modern age they are gonna needs loads of juice..
    10 Feb 2013, 10:27 PM Reply Like
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