The letter appears to be the first public reference to allegations that the Falcon pipeline's corrosion protection may be faulty.
“The commonwealth has a long relationship with extractive industry, but it is an abusive one. It is time to start planning a divorce.”
“Pennsylvania’s children should not be used as laboratory rats,” said biologist Sandra Steingraber, who called fracking “an uncontrolled human experiment” that involves “toxic exposures.”
“[Particulate matter] is responsible for more deaths and sickness than any other air pollutant in the world.”
Together these interests broadly representing coal and petroleum producers are trying to prevent Pennsylvania from joining regional programs to curb carbon pollution.
“Voting is the cornerstone of our democracy. If only one vote has been illegally rung up or fraudulently stuffed into a ballot box, the integrity of that entire election is undermined.”
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Proposed legislation would use funds from development on contaminated sites to help offset costs of cleaning tainted drinking water.
“Failure to update rules for the disposal and handling of dangerous oil and gas wastes is an egregious dereliction of duty and an intolerable threat to the health and safety of American citizens.”
Although the officer violated policy by wearing his Taser on the same side as his firearm, Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub determined that the error did not constitute a violation of law.