90.5 WESA: Undated PA Ballots Were Disproportionately from Voters of Color

December 7, 2022

Route Fifty: A Pivotal Moment Has Arrived for Transforming Coal Country

December 5, 2022

Route-Fifty: Bringing Good Jobs to Coal Country

October 31, 2022

90.5 WESA: Energy shapes debate in Pennsylvania legislative elections, in Allegheny Valley and statewide

October 18, 2022

Public News Service: Benefits From Reclaiming Degraded, Abandoned Lands

September 28, 2022

Route-Fifty: Capitalizing Change: Appalachia’s Sustainable Finance Hub

September 21, 2022

TribLive: Stephen Herzenberg: Union growth offers greater promise to workers

September 21, 2022

The Times-Tribune: Union Rebound Lifts Prospects for Happier Labor Day

September 6, 2022

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pittsburgh can still power the future

September 6, 2022

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: U.S. will hash out clean energy details with global leaders in Pittsburgh

August 22, 2022

Route-Fifty: Hit by Wet Weather and Mudslides, a City Seeks New Ways to Adapt

August 22, 2022

KPVI: ‘Inflation Reduction Act’ draws praise, criticism

August 17, 2022

The West Virginia Daily News: WV Groups support the Inflation Reduction Act as a Good First Step

August 16, 2022

Virginia Mercury: Coal miners urge passage of permanent funding for federal black lung benefits

August 15, 2022

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pa. seniors on Medicare will save on insulin, prescription drugs if House passes Senate Inflation Reduction Act

August 8, 2022

Charleston Gazette-Mail: Brad Davis: Floods are killing southern West Virginia (Opinion)

August 8, 2022

The Herald-Dispatch: New report finds WV lagging in clean energy jobs, but Sparkz factory site announcement and budget package could help

August 4, 2022

The Herald-Dispatch: Manchin-backed budget bill prompts concern with climate compromises but gives hope for clean energy breakthroughs

July 31, 2022

The Guardian: ‘A moral imperative’: how southern ministers are trying to change minds about the climate crisis

July 27, 2022

The Charleston Gazette-Mail: Ted Boettner: A path to reviving industry in West Virginia

July 22, 2022

Route Fifty: It’s Time for a New Development Strategy in Coal Country

July 20, 2022

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel: Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Corner: Climate change urgency that creates jobs

June 11, 2022

Charleston Gazette Mail: Mine Cleanup Advocates Welcome WV Senators Support to Fight Acid Mine Drainage

June 8, 2022

The Charleston-Gazette Mail: Screening tool that could determine federal investments responding to WV pollution burdens prompts methodology concerns

May 23, 2022

The Allegheny Front: Appalachian groups call on Congress to support a modern CCC

May 18, 2022

The Charleston Gazette-Mail: Appalachian activists renew calls for federal climate action as time ticks away on current Congress

May 11, 2022

Pennsylvania Business Report: Event highlights “transformative effects” of broadband in Pennsylvania

May 11, 2022

The Hill: The opportunity of transportation electrification

April 14, 2022

Charleston Gazette-Mail: Eric Engle: Coal’s Comeback is Greatly Exaggerated

March 22, 2022

Forbes: So Much For Coal’s Rebound-Plant Closures Are Roaring Back. Smart Policy Must Unlock A Just Transition.

March 15, 2022

Technical.ly: ‘Broadband is like air and water and roads.’ So how will Pennsylvania spend $100M earmarked for its infrastructure?

March 8, 2022

Longview News Journal: Support touted for federal, state broadband initiatives

March 8, 2022

Energy News Network: Ohio road budget could run out of fuel as drivers switch to electric vehicles

February 23, 2022

The Hill: Trump failed fossil fuel-reliant communities — Build Back Better invests in them

February 7, 2022

Truthout: Organizers in Appalachia Are Building a Green New Deal Blueprint for Themselves

February 2, 2022

Pennsylvania Capital-Star: PGH Bridge Collapse: There’s no time to delay on new infrastructure jobs | Opinion

February 2, 2022

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Environmental justice and opportunity in Pennsylvania

January 30, 2022

The Parkersburg News: Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Corner: Economics, energy and employment

January 26, 2022

The Observer-Reporter: Broadband bill unanimously passes Pennsylvania House, Senate

December 21, 2021

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel: Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Corner: A bipartisan infrastructure bill

December 7, 2021

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Shanti Gamper- Rabindran: Infrastructure bill will energize Pennsylvanians

November 30, 2021

Truthout: Climate Diplomacy Failed Again. Only Movements From Below Can Save the Planet

November 22, 2021

Equal Times: In the absence of federal legislation, US labour unions are laying the groundwork for a post-fossil fuel economy

November 15, 2021

Solar for All: Ideas Behind the Blueprint, ReImagining Appalachia

November 3, 2021

Trib Live: Ilyssa Manspeizer: Revived Civilian Conservation Corps could benefit generations to come

November 3, 2021

The New York Times: ‘Your County Is Getting a Bad Deal and You Can Do Better’

October 26, 2021

Charleston Gazette-Mail: Eric Engle: Good plans to move from fossil fuels are out there (Opinion)

October 22, 2021

Farm & Dairy: Comprehensive coal ash clean up drives jobs, economic benefit

October 20, 2021

The Columbus Dispatch: Letters: Unions, Appalachian Ohio, Supreme Court

October 3, 2021

The Columbus Dispatch:Labor leaders: ReImagine Appalachia plan would create over half a million well-paying jobs

October 1, 2021

91.7 WVXU Cincinnati Public Radio: A Multi-State Initiative Is Pushing Congress To Fund Green Infrastructure In Appalachia

September 29, 2021

Trib Live: Don Walko: We can create jobs without sacrificing environment

September 23, 2021

Pennsylvania Business Report

September 17, 2021

Pittsburgh City Paper: Conor Lamb, other Pa. reps look to resurrect a Depression-era program as nation grapples with climate disasters

September 14, 2021

Trib Live: Tina Doose: A modern Civilian Conservation Corps could transform Pa., beyond

September 13, 2021

Go Erie: Coal country AFL-CIO presidents agree – federal climate action must create good union Jobs

September 2, 2021

Energy News Network:Appalachia’s clean energy transition must address racial inequity, advocates say

September 2, 2021

Charleston Gazette-Mail:”This is our shot”: Appalachian coalition panelists cite Battle of Blair Mountain in making case for PRO Act

September 2, 2021

Charleston Gazette-Mail: “I’m Asking You Uncle Joe:” Clean energy, fossil fuel advocates lobby Manchin, Congress in infrastructure fight

September 2, 2021

Charleston Gazette-Mail: Renate Pore: Imagining a different future in WV

August 23, 2021

Energy News Network: Weight, dawn-to-dusk demands pose challenges to electrifying farm vehicles

August 18, 2021

The Herald Dispatch: WV environmentalists urge Congress to pass climate priorities missing from bipartisan Senate infrastructure deal

August 16, 2021

December 8, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: ReImagine Appalachia Reminds Congress: Must-Pass Priorities are Running Out of Time

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, virginia@sequalconsulting.com REIMAGINE APPALACHIA REMINDS CONGRESS: MUST-PASS PRIORITIES ARE RUNNING OUT OF TIME  — Appalachian communities need critical legislative action before the next Congress…
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December 6, 2022 in Blog, Press Statement

ReImagine Appalachia’s Latest Broadband Report

ReImagine Appalachia is so excited to release our latest iteration of our broadband report, one of the facets of our blueprint! We're grateful for our labor partners who worked with…
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August 12, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Inflation Reduction Act is a Win for Appalachia

"For decades, corporations and special interests have tried to divide communities and exploit our resources, attacking workers’ rights on the job and dismantling environmental protections in our communities. They’ve tried…
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August 7, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Appalachians Celebrate Passage of Inflation Reduction Act, Call on Congress to See it Through

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Jodi Hirsh, jodi@sequalconsulting.com,  412-326-9832 APPALACHIANS CELEBRATE PASSAGE OF INFLATION REDUCTION ACT, CALL ON CONGRESS TO SEE IT THROUGH — “For Appalachians, the bill is nothing…
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August 4, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Local Elected Officials Across Appalachia Praise Inflation Reduction Act, Keep Up the Fight for Federal Climate Infrastructure Investments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Jodi Hirsh, jodi@sequalconsulting.com,  412-326-9832   LOCAL ELECTED OFFICIALS ACROSS APPALACHIA PRAISE INFLATION REDUCTION ACT, KEEP UP THE FIGHT FOR FEDERAL CLIMATE INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENTS — “We…
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July 28, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: ReImagine Appalachia Responds to News of Reconciliation Deal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Jodi Hirsh, jodi@sequalconsulting.com,  412-326-9832   REIMAGINE APPALACHIA RESPONDS TO NEWS OF RECONCILIATION DEAL APPALACHIA –  In response to news of a deal on reconciliation between…
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July 20, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Appalachians Exasperated by Senator Manchin’s Refusal to Help Provide Relief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Jodi Hirsh, jodi@sequalconsulting.com,  412-326-9832   APPALACHIANS EXASPERATED BY SEN. MANCHIN’S REFUSAL TO HELP PROVIDE RELIEF —- “The people hurt the most by Sen. Manchin’s inaction…
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July 15, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: West Virginia Groups Frustrated by Senator Manchin Delaying Action on Climate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 15th, 2022 Contact: Gary Zuckett, WV Citizen Action garyz@wvcag.org, 304-437-3701 Morgan King, WV Rivers Coalition: mking@wvrivers.org,304-590-0014   WEST VIRGINIA GROUPS FRUSTRATED BY SENATOR MANCHIN DELAYING ACTION…
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May 24, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Community Organizations Applaud Action in Congress to Advance Bipartisan Bill to Address Acid Mine Drainage Crisis

Community Organizations Applaud Action in Congress to Advance Bipartisan Bill to Address Acid Mine Drainage Crisis The STREAM Act Moves Closer to Passage that Would Ensure Funding from Bipartisan Infrastructure…
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May 6, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Appalachian groups urge Biden, Congress to help energy transition communities by funding the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Virginia Alvino Young 714-267-1623 virginia@sequalconsulting.com  Appalachian groups urge Biden, Congress to help energy transition communities by funding the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Forty Appalachian and national…
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April 19, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Appalachian groups urge Biden, Congress to ensure climate action helps energy transition communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2022   CONTACT Dan Radmacher, (540) 798-6683), dan@appvoices.org Appalachian groups urge Biden, Congress to ensure climate action helps energy transition communities Appalachian groups and partner…
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March 23, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: New Research Report on Future of Auto Industry Underscores Federal Support is Key to a Worker- and Climate-Friendly Transition to Electric Vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, 714-267-1623, virginia@sequalconsulting.com   NEW RESEARCH REPORT ON FUTURE OF AUTO INDUSTRY UNDERSCORES FEDERAL SUPPORT IS KEY TO A WORKER- AND CLIMATE-FRIENDLY TRANSITION TO…
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February 9, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: Biden’s ‘Good Jobs’ Initiative Essential to Appalachia’s Economic Transition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Virginia Alvino Young virginia@sequalconsulting.com   BIDEN’S ‘GOOD JOBS’ INITIATIVE ESSENTIAL TO APPALACHIA’S ECONOMIC TRANSITION    Appalachia — A cornerstone of the Biden administration is the creation…
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January 28, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: President Biden’s Visit Highlights Benefits of Infrastructure Bill in Southwestern PA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Jodi Hirsh, ‭(412) 326-9832‬, jodi@sequalconsulting.com  President Biden’s Visit Highlights Benefits of Infrastructure Bill in Southwestern PA   Pittsburgh, PA — Throughout the summer and fall, ReImagine…
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January 19, 2022 in Press Statement

Press Statement: 50,000 West Virginia Children Risk Poverty if Enhanced Child Tax Credits Expire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Virginia Alvino Young virginia@sequalconsulting.com   50,000 WEST VIRGINIA CHILDREN RISK POVERTY IF ENHANCED CHILD TAX CREDITS EXPIRE Appalachia —The enhanced Child Tax Credit (CTC) has significantly…
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December 20, 2021 in Press Statement

Appalachian Communities to Joe Manchin: Saying No to BBB is Hurting Our Children, Families, Workers, and Lands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, 714-267-1623, virginia@sequalconsulting.com APPALACHIAN COMMUNITIES TO JOE MANCHIN: SAYING NO TO BBB IS HURTING OUR CHILDREN, FAMILIES, WORKERS AND LANDS  Appalachia (December 20,…
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November 19, 2021 in Press Statement

Build Back Better Provisions for Workers and Families are Essential for Appalachia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, 714-267-1623, virginia@sequalconsulting.com   BUILD BACK BETTER PROVISIONS FOR WORKERS AND FAMILIES ARE ESSENTIAL FOR APPALACHIA --- The climate infrastructure, jobs, and workforce…
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November 6, 2021 in Press Statement

Appalachia Poised to Benefit from Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, 714-267-1623, virginia@sequalconsulting.com APPALACHIA POISED TO BENEFIT FROM BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE DEAL   Ohio River Valley —  The passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is…
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October 28, 2021 in Press Statement

Build Back Better Framework sets stage for historic, job-creating investment in healthier, more prosperous future for Appalachia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, 714-267-1623, virginia@sequalconsulting.com   Build Back Better Framework Sets Stage for Historic, Job-Creating Investment in Healthier, More Prosperous Future for Appalachia  --- ReImagine…
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October 1, 2021 in Press Statement

ReImagine Appalachia reminds elected reps that infrastructure, Build Back Better bills are critical to region’s future

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Virginia Alvino Young, 714-267-1623, virginia@sequalconsulting.com REIMAGINE APPALACHIA REMINDS ELECTED REPS THAT INFRASTRUCTURE, BUILD BACK BETTER BILLS ARE CRITICAL TO REGION’S FUTURE  Ohio River Valley —  As…
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