Senate candidates Tim Kaine and George Allen both brought their campaigns to the same Roanoke location yesterday within minutes of each other. The subject was economic development — and coal remains a burning subject. Allen blasted what he called the government’s “assault on coal” through regulations. Kaine say coal’s recent decline is more the result of competition from low-cost natural gas. WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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