Appalachian Regional Commission: Organization DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the organization Appalachian Regional Commission related to Coal. This organization may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this organization as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Coal.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   467
News Count (W/Clustered)   339 (72.59%)
Distinct Stories   185
Blog Count   86 (18.42%)
Tweet Count   41 (8.78%)
Shared Tweet Count   47
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   2.24
Combined Polarization   6.51
Combined Activity   0.69
Combined Personalization   0.69
News Tone   2.24
Blog Tone   1.56
Tweet Tone   3.69
First Seen   4/2/2009
Last Seen   12/13/2013
News/Social Ratio  72.59%
Attention/Loyalty  217 / 2916 days (7.44%)


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Category Breakdown
Articles mentioning this organization fall into the following system categories:

8.71% (37)
2.35% (10)
75.06% (319)
83.76% (356)

Related Countries
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Outlet Location Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Ted Strickland   22.48% (105)
Carolina-Based Duke Corp   21.63% (101)
Louis Segesvary   21.63% (101)
James E Rogers   21.41% (100)
Dionne Walker   17.99% (84)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Appalachian Regional Commission   91.01% (425)
Ohio University   23.34% (109)
Duke Energy Corp   22.06% (103)
Economic Stress Index   21.63% (101)
Marshall University   11.56% (54)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Athens, Attik„≠R, Greece   22.91% (107)
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States   22.48% (105)
Ohio University, Ohio, United States   22.27% (104)
Charlotte, New York, United States   20.34% (95)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   14.99% (70)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this organization:
United States   34.48% (416)
Greece   34.48% (107)
United Kingdom   34.48% (98)
Iraq   34.48% (57)
Canada   34.48% (54)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Attik„≠R, Greece   22.91% (107)
United Kingdom (General), United Kingdom   9.21% (43)
Al Iskandariyah, Egypt   9.21% (43)
Wien, Austria   8.99% (42)
Al Jizah, Egypt   7.71% (36)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Ohio, United States   43.68% (204)
West Virginia, United States   43.68% (204)
Kentucky, United States   42.61% (199)
New York, United States   37.04% (173)
Mississippi, United States   34.48% (161)

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Outlet Location Countries
This organization is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   34.48% (280)
Australia   34.48% (6)
India   34.48% (2)
Uk   34.48% (1)
Canada   34.48% (1)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this organization

Perceiver1219   1.07% (5)[Profile]
climatebrad   0.43% (2)[Profile]
HDMarsh   0.43% (2)[Profile]
TheIndypendent   0.21% (1)[Profile]
Kenwardjr   0.21% (1)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

This organization tends to be mentioned in articles from the following news outlets:

Kentucky.Com   3.21% (15)
Wvgazette.Com   1.71% (8)
Dailymail.Com   1.07% (5)
Bdtonline.Com   1.07% (5)
Statejournal.Com   1.07% (5)

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Top Blogs

This organization tends to be mentioned in articles from the following blogs:

Appvoices.Org   0.86% (4)
Steveaustinlex.Wordpress.Com   0.43% (2)
Ican-Planet.Com   0.21% (1)
Nullspace2.Blogspot.Com   0.21% (1)
Design-Interior-Center.Com   0.21% (1)

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News Articles

All 339 news articles:


SOAR changed the conversation | Editorial |

...... Five months ago , we called on Beshear and Rogers to take the lead in shaping a future for the region as the coal industry sank deeper into decline Former Appalachian Regional Commission head Al Smith , historian Ron Eller and , most courageously , state Rep Leslie Combs , D-Pikeville , elaborated on the region need for leadership in commentaries published on these pages But ......

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Tone: 3.30%
Pol: 8.87%
Act: 23.30%
Per: 1.57%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

COAL: Ky. politicians take opposite tacks in grappling with job, production drops -- Tuesday, December 10, 2013 --

...... put you in the middle of the world market , the world labor market , he told the audience We are talking about it , figuring out how to move it the federal Appalachian Regional Commission helped fund the summit Beshear also pledged to pitch in and said his economic and tourism team were working on boosting the region Money is tight You know it and I know it , the Democratic ......

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Tone: 0.40%
Pol: 7.02%
Act: 23.67%
Per: 2.21%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Steve Cawood: No better work force than Appalachian coal miners | Op-Ed |

...... that year , Kennedy was assassinated in California Harry Caudill wrote Night Comes to the Cumberlands before the coal boom of the s and ' s , before the Appalachian Regional Commission built its road network , before the revolutionary consolidation of the coal industry and before the prescription drug epidemic of the last years Even Harry might not have imagined the near ......

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Tone: 3.32%
Pol: 9.06%
Act: 24.02%
Per: 1.81%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

SOAR summit set to address Eastern Kentuckys problems against backdrop of past failures | State |

...... could improve the long-term outlook for the region We just simply have got to aspire to a more effective school system , said Al Smith , former co-chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission Justin Maxson , president of the Mountain Association For Community Economic Development , said he thinks there are plenty of ideas to improve Eastern Kentucky economy the effort to put them in ......

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Tone: 3.27%
Pol: 6.42%
Act: 25.67%
Per: 0.92%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Patriot prepares to exit bankruptcy | The Herald-Dispatch

...... Ray Tomblin praised the fund as West Virginians helping West Virginians the announcement came Wednesda y on the eve of an economic development conference the Appalachian Regional Commission is holding in Charleston Revenues rise at of Ohio s casinos in Oct COLUMBUS , Ohio Regulators say three of Ohio four casinos saw revenue increases last month Data released Thursday by ......

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Tone: 3.52%
Pol: 6.75%
Act: 22.76%
Per: 0.29%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 86 blog posts:


Blue in the Bluegrass: SOAR Summit to Put North Korean Propaganda to Shame

...... , will facilitate discussions at the event , and other national agencies supporting the SOAR effort include the US Department Of Agriculture Rural Development and the Appalachian Regional Commission Eastern Kentucky is a brilliant , storied region that enriches the fabric of our Commonwealth , said Gov Beshear Yet for several decades , the region has seen a decline in growth and ......

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Tone: 2.03%
Pol: 5.87%
Act: 20.20%
Per: 1.58%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 4.17%

Coal Mining and Population Loss | Faith and Public Policy

...... in attempting to evaluate Berry theory It is hardly news to say that Apppalachia has suffered from both endemic poverty and population loss Maps from the Appalachian Regional Commission give an idea of the scale of the problem Population Change between and County Economic Status takes into account Income , Unemployment and Poverty I am not the first ......

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Tone: -0.90%
Pol: 9.87%
Act: 24.06%
Per: 0.54%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

From Coal to Roads: VDOT Uses Coal Synergy Concept to Improve Access in Southwest Virginia : Infra Insight Blog

...... and the proposed Route Coalfields Expressway interchange in Buchanan County , Virginia This route is designated as part of Corridor Q by the Appalachian Regional Commission and part of the Appalachian Development Highway System , a program originally envisioned by president Lyndon B Johnson to bring commerce and transportation to Appalachia the design-build contract ......

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Tone: 3.03%
Pol: 5.63%
Act: 24.89%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Demand Reforestation of Abandoned Coal Mining Sites - ForceChange

...... biofuel technology , and forestry technology urge you to show your support for miners and the Appalachian environment by providing additional annual funding to the Appalachian Regional Commission , which in turn funds Green Forest Works Your funding decision supports this country innovative and entrepreneurial spirit and helps America be a model for a more sustainable world Sincerely , ......

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Tone: 4.46%
Pol: 10.19%
Act: 27.39%
Per: 0.16%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Sustainable Williamson | Economic Diversification in Appalachia | Walk your camera.

...... to the coal industry in some counties , up to of jobs rely directly on coal As the coal mining industry declined , many communities suffered Today , the Appalachian Regional Commission ARC ranks Mingo County as one of the most economically distressed counties in Appalachia based on three economic indicators average unemployment rates , per capita market income , and poverty ......

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Tone: 3.65%
Pol: 9.90%
Act: 19.01%
Per: 1.30%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 12.50%

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All 41 tweets:
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...Powerful film & interactive site about how we are all affected by the #coal industry - "Coal: A Love Story"

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(07/22/2011 at 5:10:30 pm)
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Tone: 8.33%
Pol: 8.33%
Act: 29.17%
Per: 4.17%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...In 1958 Jennings Randolph flew from Morgantown to Washington on plane with fuel made from WV #coal

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 28.57%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @bruneski: Big news! EPA recommends withdrawal of Spruce Mine MTR permit: #MTR #coal #wind #climate...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 25.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 100.00%


...RT @RL_Miller: Congrats! RT @bruneski: Big news! EPA recommends withdrawal of Spruce Mine MTR permit: #MTR #coal #wind #climate...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 20.83%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 100.00%


...RT @joesmyth: RT @bruneski: Big news! EPA recommends withdrawal of Spruce Mine MTR permit: #MTR #coal #wind #climate...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 22.73%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 100.00%

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