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Saturday, August 17, 2019

Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement

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    Joe Pizarchik knows what West Virginia wants

    “My biggest disappointment is a majority in Congress ignored the will of the people,” explained Joe Pizarchik, recently ousted director of the Interior Department’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, to a sympathetic ear at Politico. “They ignored the interests of the people in coal country.” Pizarchik, of course, personally speaks for all of West Virginia.