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Assem. Minority Leader Kolb backs hydrofracking

Thursday, November 03, 2011 - 11:12 AM

Courtesy of the Minority Leader's office.

Apparently Assembly Minority Speaker Brian Kolb hadn't put down his chips in on this issue. But on his 1300 AM talk show out of Albanytoday, the Post's Fred Dicker put the controversial question to the minority leader.

"It's controversial wherever it's brought up because there's a lot of misinformation. There's a lot of fearmongering," Kolb said. Not surprisingly, then, he said he supported bringing hydrofracking to New York State.

But Kolb did discuss having the kind of buffer zones around the Finger Lakes in and near his district that is being proposed for the reservoirs that feed city's like New York.

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Comments [2]

Chris

Assemblyman Kolb:  if hydro fracking is too dangerous for your district, and your Finger Lakes, and for New York City's water supply, why on earth is it ok for the rest of us?  Why?

Nov. 03 2011 05:53 PM
Chris

Assemblyman Kolb:  if hydro fracking is too dangerous for your district, and your Finger Lakes, and for New York City's water supply, why on earth is it ok for the rest of us?  Why?

Nov. 03 2011 05:53 PM

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