Three weeks after the West Virginia Upper Big Branch mine explosion, lawmakers wonder...what if?
Today the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee holds a hearing on workplace safety with a focus on mines. West Virginia Democrat Jay Rockefeller expects strong Congressional action will follow the inquiries.
Manuel Quinones reports.
A slate of new legislation has received an endorsement by the Virginia State Crime Commission that they say would give law enforcement more tools to investigate and prosecute child abuse.