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Guest Post: Reflections on the Mining Industry and How it Sustains So Many in America

October 23, 2014

I have recently started reflecting on how the mining industry has contributed to Nevada’s economic sustainability by reflecting on how it allowed me to feed and clothe my family, buy a house and drive a dependable car; knowing that each of these purchases are helping to feed and clothe other families outside the industry.

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How Inefficient Regulations Stunt U.S. Economic Growth

October 21, 2014

Following the release of SNL’s U.S. Mines to Market study, Idaho newspaper CDA Press took an in-depth look at how current mining regulations and permitting delays impact local mining and manufacturing operations.

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Senator John McCain Writes in Support of Resolution Copper Mine

October 17, 2014

Last week, Sen.  John McCain (R-Ariz.) visited the Resolution Copper project and pledged his support for the mine’s development and his commitment to push for legislation to help it succeed.

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Obama’s Visit Emphasizes Manufacturing Industry Growth

October 15, 2014

Earlier this month, President Obama visited Millennium Steel Service, a Southern Indiana supplier for the Toyota Motor Manufacturing, to celebrate national Manufacturing Day and highlight the manufacturing sector’s contributions to not only Indiana’s economy, but also the broader U.S. economy.

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Senator John McCain Pledges His Support For Resolution Copper Development

October 09, 2014

Tuesday, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) visited the Resolution Copper Development in Arizona, which hosts one of the largest undeveloped copper reserves in the United States.

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From Twitter

#Mining supports manufacturing jobs, & Tesla just revealed how many they'll employ at the future gigafactory in #NV.
23 Oct

It's #Manufacturing week in #MN! Manufacturing accounts for 1 in 9 jobs in MN, & mining supports those jobs. Read:
23 Oct

A mine permitting specialist reflects on decades in the #mining industry. #1 takeaway? Mining is good for an economy.
23 Oct

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