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Colleges, mines are training the next generation of tech-savvy workers.

The U.S. minerals mining industry supports more than 1.2 million jobs. A U.S. metal mining job is one of the highest paying in the private sector.

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Support Our Veterans – and the Minerals That Keep Them Safe

November 09, 2018

On Veterans Day, we recognize the men and women who bravely serve...

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Policy

Manufacturing and Minerals Go Hand-In-Hand

October 12, 2018

Each October marks Manufacturing Month. This year, it’s importa...

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Press Release: As NDAA Heads to Conference, U.S. Voters Support Mine Permitting Reform to Decrease Import Reliance of Defense Supply Chain

As the U.S. becomes increasingly import-reliant for the minerals needed for military equipment and t...

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Sweeping Federal Land Withdrawals: A Threat to U.S. Minerals Security

The Department of Interior’s proposal to withdrawal 10 million acres of mineral rich land will...

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It Starts Here

Technological innovation starts here—with minerals. ...

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