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Op-ed: Cutting Red Tape Will Help Restore US Mining, Middle-Class Jobs

March 20, 2017

It might seem hard to fathom after some of the recent election rhetoric, but according to a survey of global manufacturing executives, the U.S. is poised to overtake China by 2020 as the world’s most competitive manufacturing nation.

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Op-ed: U.S. Isn’t Prepared to Meet Mineral, Metal Demands

February 13, 2017

A new government report suggests we must revisit the regulatory regime that restricts hard rock mining in the United States. 

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Press Release: U.S. Minerals Import Reliance Reaches Record Level in 2017

February 02, 2017

With the prospect growing of a major infrastructure build out and renewed emphasis on domestic manufacturing, America’s dependence on imported minerals and metals required for new roads, bridges and the full spectrum of consumer goods is at record levels, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Minerals Information Center’s recently released annual report, Mineral Commodity Summaries 2017.

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Op-ed: Mining advocate’s view: Cumbersome mine permitting leaves U.S. foreign-dependent

January 23, 2017

The age of the electric vehicle is here. No longer are electric vehicles just for the super rich or the environmental activist.

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Op-ed: Mining States Face New Threat From Proposed EPA Bonding Requirements

October 07, 2016

Sometimes we forget that mining continues to be a significant part of the U.S. economy.

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From Twitter

Watch now: Mining experts discuss U.S.' rising foreign #mining dependence & ways to improve the U.S. supply chain.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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NMA President & CEO Hal Quinn explains how cutting #redtape will create more U.S. #mining jobs:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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Thanks to all who joined our #livetweet session. If you missed the hearing you can watch it here: bit.ly/2nFtuGM
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