As a sit-in against fracking continues at the Illinois state capitol, movement activists held a press conference Wednesday afternoon in front of the governor’s office and led a public meeting with Mary Morrissey, representative for attorney general Lisa Madigan.
For excellent, detailed coverage of the afternoon, read Jeff Biggers’ “Live at Historic Vote in Illinois: Steingraber and Citizens Bust Fracking Bill (Video)”.
Will Reynolds – Illinois Fracking Fight Continues (EcoWatch)
Steingraber at the capitol (Ben Evans’ Video)
Tabitha Tripp protesting fracking in Illinois (Ben Evan’s video)
Sandra Steingraber and Citizens Protest Fracking at IL Attorney General’s Office (Ben Evans Video)
Jeff Biggers – PA Residents to IL Governor: Ban Fracking (EcoWatch)
Bill Rau – Illinois Fracking Bill: A Worst Case Scenario (EcoWatch)
Opponents of fracking take their case to Governor Quinn’s office Wednesday (Pantagraph)
Courtesy of Lisa Offutt