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Black Lung Resurgence: Without Action, Taxpayers Will Foot the Medical Bills

, senior energy analyst

I’ve written previously about my family’s experience with black lung and how the disease is making a frightening resurgence. A bit like a miner’s headlamp in the darkness, two recent federal reports and several federal scientific studies shine a light on the disease and its implications—and policymakers should take notice.

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