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This week on The Daily Beat: We are doing an investigation into hydro-fracking and the success of New York State in banning the process.
Today on the Daily Beat, Wednesday June 17, 2015: Listen in as we speak with reporter Jennifer Gollan for Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting. We discuss her recent piece entitled, In North Dakota’s Bakken oil boom, there will be blood — an investigation into the safety of workers on oil rigs and how oil industries are able to write themselves out of accountability for accidents. We also get into some of the hazardous safety standards of the new process at fracking wells.
Be sure to also check out more on Revealnews.org and their new podcast on the topic, produced with PRX, available for download on iTunes.
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