Gallery: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Seeks to Lift Ban on Fracking

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In a surprising move, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that he is looking to remove a statewide ban on fracking, much to the dismay of many New Yorkers and environmental groups. Officials are discussing keeping the ban inside NYC’s upstate watershed, as well as a watershed used by Syracuse, but leaving the rest of state susceptible to what many consider to be a controversial and potentially dangerous new innovation in the energy industry.

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  1. vangie1 July 27, 2014 at 9:22 am
    Obviously who ever wrote this bias article doesn't really know the true science or facts that fracking is not only safe and being done all over the country and world the only side effects are a booming economy and plenty of high paying jobs I'm sick of people like you with your liberal agenda that spread lies and half truths to help your cause go by the science and stop fear mongering Im glad that Governor Cuomo finally going to find his backbone and help the state that's economically dead upstate there are more pro gas people in this state then these radical liberals think and we all VOTE !!!!!!!
  2. kensol December 20, 2013 at 12:20 am
    sendd me info