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Fracking hearing airs claims about conflicts of interest, ‘misinformation’

A congressional hearing on hydraulic fracturing waded into the highly charged debate over the oil and gas extraction process Thursday, with each side accusing the other of misleading the public. “Activists have spread misinformation about the science in an attempt to convince Americans that there is no way fracking can be done safely,” said U.S. […]