Megan Graham

Structure hampered task force results

Gov. John Hickenlooper might be right in his claim that the “intensity of frustration” about gas and oil development in general, and fracking in particular, has waned since its high level last spring. He might not, though.

If he is, it is not because the conundrum of local and state regulation of the activity has been solved...

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