Senator Barrasso Supports Clean Coal

Washington D-C – During confirmation hearings of several interior officials, Senator John Barrasso stated that clean coal technology is critical to the country's future. Yesterday, Governor Dave Freudenthal was worried about the future of clean coal funding but Barrasso says it is clearly on his radar and has meetings scheduled with interior officials to discuss these matters. Barrasso says clean coal facilities are critical to Wyoming and the country. During the hearing, Barrasso also supported the states share of abandoned mine land money.