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Protesters Demand Cuomo Ban New York Fracking


Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife )

Cal
- 589 days ago - rawstory.com
About 1,000 protesters gathered in Albany, New York on Wednesday ahead of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's (D) annual state of the state address, in hopes of pressuring the governor to end the practice of hydraulic fracturing by natural gas drillers.



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Jason S. (57)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 7:09 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

Kit B. (277)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 8:19 pm

Governor Cuomo does seem to have a very aggressive "green" agenda maybe he will make strides for ending FRACKING.
 

John B. (215)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 4:11 am
Thanks Cal for the link to the article by Stephen C. Webster. I certainly hope Gov. Cuomo listens to reason and bans fracking, then hopefully other "green" minded Governors will follow suit. Read and noted.
 

John S. (300)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 4:29 am
Think you might need more than 350 protestors.
 

pam w. (191)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:29 am
STAND UP & BE COUNTED!
 

Patricia H. (468)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 9:53 am
noted
 

Yvette S. (30)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 10:17 am
noted
 

Winn Adams (191)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 12:12 pm
Good
 

Christeen Anderson (474)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 1:31 pm
I hope he makes the right decision. Please no fracking. Thank you.
 

Lois Jordan (54)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 3:08 pm
Noted. Thanks, Cal. Seems like the Gov. has noticed the huge number of petitions, letters and phone calls he's been receiving against fracking. If he approves this horrible method, the 1000 citizens that protested may balloon to 10,000.....or, hopefully, more. I'd join them if I lived near, but am with them in spirit.
 

. (4)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 5:00 pm
Cuomo and Bloomberg et all opposing Oil companies .? Dream on !
 

Don Schwarz (5)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:14 pm
Read & Noted.
 

Tanya W. (46)
Friday January 11, 2013, 3:05 am
Noted and well done YOU ALL!!
 

Dianne D. (457)
Friday January 11, 2013, 5:53 pm
I hope Cuomo sticks up for the citizens and not big business. I'm tried of big business sacrificing human and animal health for their greedy profit.
 

Melania Padilla (176)
Monday January 14, 2013, 10:27 am
thanks
 
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