Texas

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Denton, Texas passed a ban on fracking last week. (Photo courtesy of Frack Free Denton)
A Texas regulator declared last week she will not honor a fracking ban passed in the midterm elections by the town of Denton, in the north of the state. Christi Craddick, Chairwoman of the Texas Railroad Commission, which is charged with regulating the oil and gas industries in the state, told the Dallas Morning News on November 6, "It’s my job to...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Mere hours after voters in Denton, Texas made history by enacting the state's...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Opponents of fracking scored a handful of victories Tuesday, with voters...

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