GovBeat: Fracking

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 10/16/2013

North Dakota poised to top 1 million barrels of oil per day

The Bakken oil field is the reason North Dakota’s economy thrived during the Great Recession.

By Reid Wilson  |  11:33 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Fracking, North Dakota, recession, States

Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Slowly, Democrats embrace fracking

Facing budget shortfalls, even Democratic states are turning to hydraulic fracking.

By Reid Wilson  |  06:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  California, Energy, Fracking, Illinois, New York, North Carolina