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Kasich Excited About Shale Gas In Eastern Ohio, Environmentalists Are Not

Friday, July 29, 2011 at 2:21 PM

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Ohio Governor John Kasich says he’s very excited by this week’s news that a big drilling company has confirmed billions of dollars worth of untapped oil and gas reserves in the eastern part of the state. Environmental groups, though, are cautioning the governor to beware about possible pollution caused by new high-tech drilling techniques that are needed to extract that fuel. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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