Letter: Measure J is ‘bait and switch’ initiative

Letter: Measure J is ‘bait and switch’ initiative

Hollister Free Lance | October 17, 2014 | by Marty Richman

The bait and switch is that Measure J bans fracking, but fails to tell voters it also bans all enhanced oil and gas recovery – fracking or not – including some methods the state does not classify as “well stimulation” (fracking). Additionally, in some areas Measure J bans all oil and gas recovery in a cynical attempt to secure local votes at the taxpayers’ expense.

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