6:00am

Wed June 1, 2011
Environment

“Fracking” Impacts Debated in D.C.

In Congress, the oil and gas debate is starting to move away from off-shore drilling rigs to hydraulic fracturing on land. It’s a process commonly known as “fracking.” Many opponents fear the practice contaminates drinking water in areas where it’s used – including here right in Colorado.

Patrick Terpstra has a look at the debate from Washington.

This story was produced by Capitol News Connection.

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