Blech. I am so over our government at all levels.
Fracking for Support: Natural Gas Industry Pumps Cash into Congress
New report details 10-year spending campaign by fracking interests to avoid regulation
Natural gas interests have spent more than $747 million during a 10-year campaign – stunningly successful so far – to avoid government regulation of hydraulic “fracking,” a fast-growing and environmentally risky method of tapping underground gas reserves,according to a new study by Common Cause.