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“Yoko Ono on Anti-Fracking Bus Ahead of Cuomo Decision”

Artists Against Fracking are trying to convince N.Y. Gov. Cuomo to continue a moratorium on gas drilling. The group, led by Yoko Ono and her son Sean, are touring Dimock, Pa. today, a town that has become a battleground for drilling supporters and opponents.

Yoko Ono, who opposes hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, looks to Pennsylvania and sees her worst fears realized. New York landowners, eager for the cash energy development can bring, see a promised land. In a last-ditch lobbying blitz, both sides are pitching their opposing visions to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has until next month to decide whether the drilling process also known as fracking can be used in his state.

Read more at: www.bloomberg.com

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