Press

March 21, 2017

Let Hogan, lawmakers jockey for credit: fracking ban is a big win for the environment

Frederick News Post editorial

 

March 20, 2017

Surprise: This Republic governor now wants his state to ban fracking

Grist | Lisa Hymas

 

March 17, 2017

Hogan announces support for fracking ban in Maryland

Baltimore Sun | Pamela Wood & Michael Dresser

 

March 17, 2017

Maryland governor throws support behind permanent fracking ban

Bay Journal | Tim Wheeler

 

March 17, 2017

Governor calls for ban on fracking in Maryland

Washington Post | Josh Hicks & Ovetta Wiggins

 

March 17, 2017

Governor Hogan ‘full support’ for Maryland fracking ban

Fox Baltimore | Christine Boynton

 

March 17, 2017

Gov. Larry Hogan supports ban on fracking

WBAL TV | Saliqa Khan

 

March 16, 2017

Anti-fracking protesters arrested in Annapolis

WBAL TV | David Collins

 

March 16, 2017

Opponents of fracking arrested in Annapolis

Fox Baltimore | John Rydell

 

March 16, 2017

Western Maryland residents among several arrested in fracking protest 

Cumberland Times-News

 

March 16, 2017

Anti-fracking activists arrested for blocking entrance to Md. State House

Washington Post | Josh Hicks & Ovetta Wiggins

 

March 16, 2017

About a dozen arrested at Maryland State House in anti-fracking demonstration

Baltimore Sun | Pamela Wood

 

March 16, 2017

Anti-Fracking Protesters Arrested at State House

WBAL Radio | Tyler Waldman

 

March 14, 2017

Maryland fracking opponents are right on the science

Washington Post (letter) | Judy Stone

 

March 13, 2017

Maryland should ban hydraulic fracturing 

Frederick News Post (letter) | George Carroll

 

March 10, 2017

Maryland House overwhelmingly approves fracking ban

Washington Post | Josh Hicks

 

March 10, 2017

Maryland House votes to ban fracking by veto-proof margin

Baltimore Sun | Michael Dresser

 

March 9, 2017

Why is Conway blocking a fracking ban?

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Martha Oster-Beal

 

March 8, 2017

Fracking ban moves forward in Maryland House, fate in Senate unclear

Baltimore Sun | Erin Cox and Pamela Wood

 

March 6, 2017

Marylanders Pushing for Fracking Ban

Public News Service | Veronica Carter

 

March 3, 2017

The short-term gains from fracking aren’t worth the long-term risks

Frederick News Post editorial

 

March 2, 2017

Anti-fracking rally in Annapolis draws hundreds of people

WHAG | Brittany Marshall

 

March 2, 2017

Western Maryland residents in Annapolis for #DontFrackMD rally

Cumberland Times-News

 

March 2, 2017

Activists push for ban on fracking in Maryland

Baltimore Sun | Pamela Wood

 

March 2, 2017

Hundreds rally against fracking for natural gas in Maryland

WTOP/AP

 

March 1, 2017

State lawmakers consider fracking ban or moratorium

WYPR | Rachel Baye

 

February 28, 2017

Opponents of fracking seek permanent ban in Maryland

WBAL | David Collins

 

February 28, 2017

Md. legislators consider permanent ban on fracking

WBFF | John Rydell

 

February 28, 2017

Annapolis hosts a showdown over fracking

WAMU | Jacob Fenston

 

February 22, 2017

The case for a Maryland fracking ban

Bay Journal (op-ed) | Paul Roberts & Mike Tidwell

 

February 21, 2017

Fracking debate nears crossroads in Maryland

Bay Journal | Tim Wheeler

 

February 21, 2017

Enough with the moratorium–Maryland must ban fracking

Frederick News Post (letter) | Veronica Poklemba

 

February 15, 2017

Maryland fracking ban should not be allowed to expire

Frederick News Post (letter) | Jeff Wilson

 

February 15, 2017

Edwards’ bill strictly pro-fracking

Cumberland Times News (letter) | Dale Sams

 

February 14, 2017

County Council Urges State of Maryland to Ban Fracking

Montgomery Community Media

 

February 12, 2017

City should support fracking ban

Cumberland Times News (letter) | Kathleen Powell

 

February 10, 2017

Unions should oppose fracking

Baltimore Sun (letter) | David Fallick

 

February 9, 2017

Bill to ban fracking to be introduced in Maryland

CBS Baltimore/AP

 

February 9, 2017

Maryland fracking ban bill introduced to House and Senate

WMDT | Kyleigh Panetta

 

February 9, 2017

Advocates, Community Leaders condemn new pro-fracking legislation

Bay Net

 

February 9, 2017

Opponents of fracking take fight to Annapolis

WCBC

 

February 7, 2017

Bill to ban fracking introduced in Maryland Senate

Frederick News Post | Danielle Gaines

 

February 3, 2017

Baltimore County State Senator Introduces Fracking Ban in Annapolis

Baltimore Fishbowl | Ethan McLeod

 

February 2, 2017

Fracking opponents want statewide ban in Md

WTOP | Kate Ryan

 

February 1, 2017

Protesters Rally in Front of State House to Oppose Fracking

Capital News Service | Jack Chavez

 

January 17, 2017

Maryland can’t afford fracking

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Pat Ranney

 

January 12, 2017

Not convinced: fracking’s supposed benefits don’t justify it’s risks

Cumberland Times-News editorial

 

January 12, 2017

Maryland delegate: fracking regulations “wholly inadequate”

Baltimore Sun (op-ed) | Dan Morhaim

 

January 10, 2017

Fracking looms ahead of legislative session

WYPR | Rachel Baye

 

January 3, 2017

No fracking in Western Maryland 

Baltimore Sun (op-ed) | Jim Guy

 

December 30, 2016

Extend the fracking ban 

Baltimore Sun editorial

 

December 29, 2016

Maryland fracking rules put on hold, setting stage for legislative debate

Bay Journal | Tim Wheeler

 

December 20, 2016

As Maryland lawmakers consider fracking rules, advocates ready to fight for permanent ban

Baltimore Sun | Scott Dance

 

December 19, 2016

The only safe fracking regulation is a ban

Baltimore Sun (op-ed) | Ann Bristow

 

December 16, 2016

Frostburg bars use of city land and water for fracking

Fox 5/AP

 

December 16, 2016

Frostburg officials approve fracking ordinance

Cumberland Times-News | Heather Wolford

 

December 9, 2016

Ban fracking for good in Maryland

Washington Post (op-ed) | Mary Lehman and George Leventhal

 

December 8, 2016

County activists, residents rally against fracking in support of permanent ban

The Enquirer Gazette | Johnathon Clinkscales

 

December 6, 2016

Residents of Western Maryland don’t want fracking

Washington Post (letter) | Paul Roberts

 

December 5, 2016

Extension of Md. fracking halt likely as legislative fight looms

Washington Post | Josh Hicks

 

November 22, 2016

Anti-fracking group seeks support of delegation

Cumberland Times-News | Heather Wolford

 

November 22, 2016

Officials not listening to citizens on fracking issue

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Ann Bristow & Nina Forsythe

 

November 18, 2016

The Fracking Debate Heats Up in Maryland

WYPR | Nathan Sterner

 

November 17, 2016

Environmentalists lobby lawmakers for fracking ban

The Bay Net | Marty Madden

 

November 15, 2016

Demonstrators in Frederick protest fracking, call for ban

Frederick News-Post | Danielle Gaines & Samantha Hogan

 

November 15, 2016

In Baltimore, fighting for a fracking ban

WYPR | Rachel Baye

 

November 14, 2016

Fracking opponents rally as Maryland prepares regulations

WMAR/AP

 

November 13, 2016

Maryland environmental advocates take anti-fracking, climate change positions to church

Baltimore Sun | Colin Campbell

 

November 11, 2016

Officials work with anti-frack group on ordinance

Cumberland Times-News | Heather Wolford

 

November 8, 2016

As MD’s Fracking Moratorium Expires, Lawmakers Plan a Ban

WYPR | Tom Pelton

 

November 2, 2016

Frederick County Council votes against fracking in recent meeting

WHAG | Katie Misuraca

 

October 31, 2016

Entire state should ban fracking

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Kathy Powell

 

October 28, 2016

Fracking leaves ‘forever’ problem

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | William Neil

 

October 27, 2016

Fracking ban backed by majority in Maryland may be lifted next year

RT

 

October 26, 2016

Proponents of Md. fracking ban cheered by new poll

Daily Record | Bryan Sears

 

October 26, 2016

New poll shows overwhelming support for a fracking ban in Maryland

Think Progress | Samantha Page

 

October 26, 2016

Poll: Md Voters Support Fracking Ban by 2-1 Margin

Press Release

 

October 19, 2016

Fracking must be banned

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Gail Landy

 

October 18, 2016

Citizen’s group to rally for fracking ban ahead of Frostburg council meeting

Cumberland Times-News

 

October 17, 2016

New fracking rules won’t protect the environment

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Kevin Kriescher

 

October 13, 2016

University of Maryland SGA supports a statewide fracking ban

The Diamondback | Adam Zielonka

 

October 12, 2016

Anne Arundel Council members support fracking ban

Capital Gazette | Amanda Yeager

 

October 11, 2016

Banning fracking sends a stronger message

Frederick News-Post (letter) | John Burket

 

October 10, 2016

Group just wants to spare Frostburg devestation of fracking

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Nina Forsythe

 

October 7, 2016

Little support for fracking in Maryland

Washington Post | Poll results

 

October 6, 2016

Concerns over fracking dominate Frederick County Executive’s town hall meeting

Frederick News-Post | Kate Masters

 

October 4, 2016

Frostburg council should pass ban on fracking

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Frances Kenna

 

October 4, 2016

Citizen group wants to ban fracking in Frostburg

Cumberland Times-News | Heather Wolford

 

October 3, 2016

Lawmakers should ban fracking

Baltimore Sun (op-ed) | Steve Mogge

 

October 2, 2016

Fracking regulations won’t help

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Jim Guy

 

October 1, 2016

Fracking is a shortsighted fix with long-term consequences

Frederick News-Post (letter) | Beth Landry

 

September 30, 2016

Dear Maryland lawmakers: before you approve fracking, read this

Washington Post (letter) | Earle Mitchell

 

September 27, 2016

State introduces fracking regulations, one year ahead of ban’s end

Baltimore Sun | Scott Dance

 

September 27, 2016

Fracking rules among ‘most stringent’, officials say

Washington Post | Josh Hicks

 

September 18, 2016

Maryland officials say state will miss deadline to set fracking rules, as push for a permanent ban begins

Baltimore Sun | Scott Dance

 

September 15, 2016

Frederick County, Myersville should join with neighbors to ban fracking

Frederick News-Post (letter) | Ted Cady

 

September 13, 2016

Frederick County should ban fracking

Frederick News-Post (letter) | Veronica Poklemba

 

September 12, 2016

Fracking’s future in Maryland: will health risks outweigh benefits?

WYPR | Nathan Sterner & Rob Sivak

 

September 11, 2016

Another reason to keep fossil fuels in the ground

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Ann Bristow

 

August 5, 2016

Fracking linked to asthma attackes in Hopkins study

Baltimore Sun | Meredith Cohn

 

July 13, 2016

Fracking should not be allowed

Frederick News-Post (letter) | Gail Landy

 

July 6, 2016

Second Western Maryland town council OKs fracking ban

Bay Journal | Jeff Day

 

July 6, 2016

Friendsville bans fracking within its borders

Cumberland Times-News

 

July 6, 2016

Western Maryland town bans fracking within its borders

Washington Post/AP

 

July 1, 2016

Fracking should be banned

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Pat Ranney

 

June 28, 2016

Fracking debate begins anew in Maryland

Bay Journal | Tim Wheeler

 

June 28, 2016

Banning fracking is the only rational option

Baltimore Sun (op-ed) | Gina Angiola

 

June 28, 2016

You can’t regulate fracking

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Jim Guy

 

June 27, 2016

Public sounds off on Maryland’s revised fracking regulations

WBAL-TV | Kate Amara

 

June 24, 2016

A new fracking fight is brewing in Maryland

Washington Post | Josh Hicks

 

June 24, 2016

Ban fracking now

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Kenny Braitman

 

June 24, 2016

Md. should ban fracking

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Pam Deering

 

June 23, 2016

State officials gather input as fracking regs get refined

Cumberland Times-News | Greg Larry

 

June 22, 2016

Proposed rules to govern fracking in Maryland draw criticism from environmentalists and energy industry

Baltimore Sun | Scott Dance

 

June 22, 2016

Maryland releases suggested revisions to gas drilling plan

Washington Post/AP | Brian Witte

 

June 22, 2016

Ahead of Hogan Administration Public Meeting, Don’t Frack Maryland Coalition Renews Call for Fracking Ban in Maryland

Press Release

 

June 22, 2016

Western Maryland town proposes fracking ban

WYPR | Rachel Baye

 

June 16, 2016

Pay attention to untainted science, not industry hype

Cumberland Times-News (letter) | Jackie Sams

 

June 7, 2016

No fracking way

Frederick News-Post (letter) | Veronica Poklemba

 

May 27, 2016

Western Maryland Town of Friendsville Proposes Fracking Ban

Baltimore Sun/AP

 

April 15, 2016

Prince George’s County to Ban Fracking

Bay Journal | Jeff Day

 

April 14, 2016

Prince George’s is right to ban fracking

Washington Post (letter) | Amy McCurdy

 

April 12, 2016

Maryland county becomes first in state to say ‘no’ to fracking

Washington Post | Arelis Hernández

 

April 12, 2016

Prince George’s County bans fracking

Baltimore Post-Examiner | Bryan Renbaum

 

April 12, 2016

Maryland’s Prince George’s County Bans Fracking

EcoWatch

 

April 12, 2016

Fracking is Now Banned in this Maryland County 

Think Progress | Samantha Page

 

April 12, 2016

Prince George’s County Bans Fracking

NBC4 Washington | Alex Kist

 

April 7, 2016

Ban fracking in Maryland

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Jean Cushman

 

November 16, 2015

Groups Tell Maryland to Ban Fracking

The Hill | Timothy Cama & Devin Henry

 

November 16, 2015

More than 70 Groups Call for Permanent Ban on Fracking in Maryland

Press Release

 

October 19, 2015

Will Hogan protect public health from dangers of fracking?

Baltimore Sun (letter) | Natalie Atherton

 

October 14, 2015

Just Released: 100+ New Studies Demonstrating the Risks of Fracking

EcoWatch | Physicians for Social Responsibility and Concerned Health Professionals of New York

 

October 9, 2015

Study Links Fracking To Premature Births, High-Risk Pregnancies

Climate Progress | Samantha Page

 

October 8, 2015

Johns Hopkins study links fracking and premature births

McClatchy | Sean Cockerham

 

July 15, 2015

Pa. studies link fracking with health problems

Philadelphia Inquirer | Don Sapatkin

 

May 29, 2015

Gov. Hogan Quietly Allows Fracking Moratorium Without his Signature

Press Release

 

April 30, 2015

Study links air pollution in Baltimore, DC to fracking outside Maryland

Baltimore Sun | Tim Wheeler

 

April 9, 2015

Un-fracking believable: Gas drilling could be banned in Maryland for two years

Baltimore Fishbowl | Lauren Peltier

 

April 7, 2015

Maryland lawmakers pass two-year fracking ban

The Hill | Timothy Cama

 

April 7, 2015

Edward Norton Speaks Out Against Fracking in Maryland

Patch.com | Elizabeth Janney

 

April 7, 2015

Actor Edward Norton pushes for fracking ban in Maryland radio ad

Yahoo News (Reuters) | John Clarke

 

April 7, 2015

Edward Norton Lends Support to Maryland Fracking Moratorium in New Advocacy Radio Ad

Press Release

 

April 2, 2015

Senate advances fracking moratorium bill

WBAL TV | David Collins

 

April 2, 2015

Fracking Bill Moves in the Maryland Senate

Press Release

 

April 1, 2015

Senate panel votes for two-year fracking delay 

The Baltimore Sun | Timothy Wheeler

 

March 24, 2015

Fracking Deserves a Pause

Baltimore Sun | Editorial

 

March 24, 2015

Maryland House Passes 3-Year Moratorium on Fracking

Press Release

 

March 15, 2015

Jumping the gun on fracking

The Frederick News Post | Dr. Ann Bristow

 

March 13, 2015

100+ Maryland businesses call for fracking moratorium

RT

 

March 11, 2015

Western Maryland business owners, residents call for moratorium on fracking

WBAL TV | David Collins

 

March 10, 2015

Western Md. Realtors support fracking moratorium bills

AP

 

March 5, 2015

Maryland needs a long-term fracking moratorium

The Gazette | Marjorie Gray

 

March 3, 2015

Advocates, critics of fracking turn out for hearing on bills

AP/Washington Post | Meredith Somers

 

March 3, 2015

Western Marylanders oppose fracking at rally held in Annapolis

WMAR, ABC2

 

March 3, 2015

Lawmakers wade into debate over fracking in Western Maryland

The Baltimore Sun | Timothy Wheeler

 

March 3, 2015

Fracking poses problems for Western Md.

The Baltimore Sun | Natalie Atherton

 

March 2, 2015

Rally scheduled to support bill against fracking in Maryland

AP/Washington Times | Meredith Somers

 

March 2, 2015

Fracking Poll: Stong Majority of Marylanders Want the General Assembly to Put a Long-Term Hold on Risky Drilling

Press Release

 

February 24, 2015

Students lobby in Annapolis for bill to prevent fracking policy across Maryland

The Diamondback | Grace Toohey

 

February 11, 2015

56 percent of Marylanders oppose fracking

Washington Post/Univeristy of Maryland | Poll

 

February 6, 2015

Fracking opponents propose 8-year moratorium

WBAL TV | By David Collins

 

February 6, 2015

8-Year Fracking Moratorium Bill Introduced in Maryland as Californians Demand Real Climate Action

EcoWatch | By Anastasia Pantsios

 

February 5, 2015

Lawmaker asks for halt on fracking plans in Maryland

Washington Times/ AP | By Meredith Somers

 

February 5, 2015

Health, environmental groups seek fracking moratorium

Baltimore Sun (blog) | By Timothy B. Wheeler

 

February 5, 2015

Fracking moratorium to be considered by Maryland lawmakers

Washington Post | By Arelis R. Hernández

 

February 5, 2015

Maryland Legislators Introduce Fracking Moratorium Bill

Press Release

 

February 5, 2015

Health Care Professionals Sign on Letter

 

January 29, 2015

After Years Of Study, Deep Divisions Over Fracking’s Risks Remain

WPR | By Chris Connelly

 

January 27, 2015

No Known Regulations or “Best Practices” Make Fracking Safe

Baltimore Sun | By Paul Roberts and Annie Bristow

 

January 17, 2015

Maryland Politics Trumps Science on Fracking

DC Bureau | By Peter Mantius

 

December 23, 2014

O’Malley wrong on fracking in Md.

Baltimore Sun | By Andy Galli