Citizen-led efforts to override the government and fossil fuel industry could be devastating for Big Oil in the state
By Lauren McCauley, staff writer for Common Dreams. Published 8-9-2016
The government of Colorado has so far managed to quash efforts to halt the spread of fracking in that state, but come November, residents will finally have the chance to overpower the will of politicians and Big Oil and Gas.
Petitioners on Monday submitted more than 200,000 signatures backing two separate initiatives to amend the Colorado constitution, specifically in regards to the controversial drilling method. Continue reading