EPA chief Lisa Jackson says natural gas production is ‘a good thing’

EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson tells House Oversight and Government Reform Committee she knows of no proven cases that “fracking” had harmed water.

BY CHRIS CASTEEL Published: May 25, 2011
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WASHINGTON — The head of the Environmental Protection Agency told a House committee Tuesday that she favored natural gas production and said she didn’t know of any “proven case” in which hydraulic fracturing had affected drinking water.
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