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On fracking, O'Malley betrays his supposed principles
On fracking, O'Malley betrays his supposed principles

Wenonah Hauter's Dec. 3 op-ed, "There is no safe fracking, Mr. O'Malley," was exactly the kind of criticism that the O'Malley administration, and their self-proclaimed commitment to "protecting our environment" deserves. Opening Maryland to fracking undermines any goal the O'Malley administration has put forth in reducing greenhouse gas admissions, increasing renewable energy sources and combating deforestation (as stated in their Greenhouse Gas Reduction Plan, published last July) and effectively exposes such promises as fraudulent rhetoric by someone whose real goals lie in continuing his ascent of the political ladder. The issue of fracking is...

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