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Overwhelming majority of Ohio ban-fracking ballot measures struck down

Ohioans rejected their attempts 83% of the time (and 100% of the time in areas where drilling is actually occurring) By Jackie Stewart, EnergyInDepth This year has marks another election season of failure for the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF) and their local control initiatives. Recently, Ohio’s Secretary of State John Husted ruled that […]

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Anti-fracking Colorado ballot may have “potentially forged” signatures

First sign of trouble in Colorado came when a photo was of empty ballot boxes was tweeted, and boxes with very few signatures in them by Randy Hildreth, EnergyInDepth Colorado election officials have determined that national activist groups pushing a pair of anti-fracking initiatives that have faced strong bipartisan opposition, failed to collect enough signatures for

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New CBS-Denver report says anti-fracking initiatives chance of making ballot is “Remote”

CBS 4 Denver story on anti-fracking initiatives says chances of making ballot is “remote” By Randy Hildreth, EnergyInDepth Political specialist Shaun Boyd with CBS 4 in Denver is out with a new report this evening predicting that activists have fallen short in collecting the necessary number of signatures to place a pair of anti-fracking ballot

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