A New Deal For Appalachia

Speakers at the January 12th ReImagine Appalachia Strategy Summit describe their policy blueprint for creating a New Deal – a green economy with good paying jobs in Appalachia, followed by comments from the mayors of Pittsburgh and Huntington who support a “Marshall Plan for Middle America” to redevelop the Ohio River Valley region. Several of the proposals in these plans have now been included or proposed in new federal legislation, an exciting sign of hoped for investment in Appalachia.

Story Transcript: 2021-01-12 ReImagine Appalachia Strategy Summit -transcript

Politics & Policy