Mitt Romney’s campaign has a couple new ads targeting the coal vote.

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney greets coal miners during a campaign rally at American Energy Corporation in August in Beallsville, Ohio. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

You can read more about the ads, which appear to be airing in Virginia, North Carolina and Iowa, on The Washington Post’s Election 2012 blog.

Laura Vozzella covers Virginia politics for The Washington Post.