IBD: EPA Poisons The Well

“After admitting there’s no documented evidence of groundwater contamination due to a technique used to extract oil and gas from shale, the EPA tries to manufacture a crisis in Wyoming.”

Investor’s Business Daily editorializes:

…We are reminded of the total deep-sea drilling moratorium imposed in the Gulf of Mexico after the Deepwater Horizon disaster involving but a single oil rig.

Afterwards a report analyzing the safety of deep sea drilling was altered to make it seem as if a panel of experts reviewing the report supported the moratorium.

In fact, they did not.

Could a similar rationale to justify a moratorium on fracking be at play?…

Read the full IBD editorial.