Fracking Pact Leaves Ohio Environmentalists Skeptical

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One of the many natural gas pumps that have sprung up around Ohio in recent years.(Photo: Flickr)
One of the many natural gas pumps that have sprung up around Ohio in recent years.(Photo: Flickr)

For the past week, a new coalition of environmentalists, energy companies, drillers, and philanthropic groups has been touting itself as a breakthrough toward forging agreement over the controversial natural gas drilling technique called “fracking. ”

But major Ohio environmental groups are calling the new coalition a fraud. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen report they say they won’t have anything to do with it. Click the play button above to hear Bill’s full report.

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