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"We used to pray for a Saturday off. Now we just pray that we will get to work at all."
- Former EKY Coal Worker
Humble and a desire to work. The people of our region want jobs, not a handout, as stated by another forrmer coal worker. The study conducted by Boyette Strategic Advisors interviewed 3,000 people, including 500 former coal workers face-to-face. Learn more in the Labor section of the site, or by clicking on this post.