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GOOD NEWS! North Carolina Governor Rejects Fracking Law


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Cal
- 785 days ago - uk.reuters.com
North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue on Sunday vetoed legislation that would have lifted a ban on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and opened the door to shale gas exploration in that state.



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Monica D. (580)
Monday July 2, 2012, 12:29 am
Good news!
 

John S. (300)
Monday July 2, 2012, 3:41 am
Thanks, noted.
 

John Gregoire (255)
Monday July 2, 2012, 5:04 am
She's a courageous and good Governor!
 

NicoleAWAY W. (625)
Monday July 2, 2012, 8:02 am
great news, thanks Cal
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Monday July 2, 2012, 10:30 am
We need everyone to reject fracking!!
 

Dee C. (214)
Monday July 2, 2012, 2:14 pm
Every Governor should do that..Good for her..

Thanks Cal..
Noted..
 

Rock H. (254)
Monday July 2, 2012, 6:56 pm
This is excellent news. Thanks for sharing Cal!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 2, 2012, 8:25 pm
GOOD NEWS! North Carolina Governor Rejects Fracking Law


Beverly Eaves "Bev" Perdue[3] (born January 14, 1947)[4] is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party currently serving as the 73rd Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina. She is the first female governor of North Carolina.

Beverly Marlene Moore[8] was born in Grundy, Virginia to Alfred P. and Irene Morefield Moore in 1947.[8] Her father was a coal miner who became a utility CEO.[9] She earned a B.A. degree in history in 1969 from the University of Kentucky, as well as a M.Ed. degree in community college administration in 1974 and a Ph.D., degree in Education Administration in 1976, both from the University of Florida


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverly_Perdue
 

Esther Z. (101)
Monday July 2, 2012, 9:49 pm
Noted. Good for Gov. Perdue!
 

Robby R. (15)
Tuesday July 3, 2012, 3:38 am
Awesome
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Tuesday July 3, 2012, 5:31 am
Nice! Who would think anyone in the South would stick up with us tree huggers? Happy Independence Day!
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Tuesday July 3, 2012, 1:32 pm
Good news, thx!
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Tuesday July 3, 2012, 1:32 pm
Good news, thx!
 

John B. (215)
Tuesday July 3, 2012, 1:47 pm
Good for Governor Perdue and let us hope the legislature will not override the veto. Thanks Cal for posting the article. Read and noted.
 

Robert O. (12)
Tuesday July 3, 2012, 6:26 pm
Great news, thanks Cal.
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Wednesday July 4, 2012, 3:00 am
YEY! :)
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Wednesday July 4, 2012, 10:25 am
This is good news, but if you carefully read the article, Perdue can be overturned by the Senate. Wait and see...
 
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