Press Releases

Oops, Rick Perry forgot a few facts about fracking

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 22, 2014

Oops, Rick Perry forgot a few facts about fracking

In response to Texas Governor Rick Perry’s wild claims about fracking on Fred Dicker’s Talk 1300 Radio program this morning, John Armstrong of Frack Action on behalf of New Yorkers Against Fracking...
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Response to News of Commissioner Shah’s Resignation

For Immediate Release: April 9, 2014

New Yorkers Against Fracking Response to News of Commissioner Shah’s Resignation 

In response to news that New York State Department of Health Commissioner Shah is resigning, New Yorkers Against Fracking issued the following statement from Alex Beauchamp, a spokesperson for Food...
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Statement on Frivolous Pro-Fracking Lawsuit Attempts

STATEMENT FROM NEW YORKERS AGAINST FRACKING

Re: New York State Filings to Have Fracking Lawsuits Dismissed

In response to reports of filings from Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office seeking to dismiss lawsuits filed against the State by pro-fracking interests, New Yorkers Against Fracking released the...
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NYAF Statement re Launch of Southern Tier Pro-Fracking Coalition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | March 3, 2014

STATEMENT FROM NEW YORKERS AGAINST FRACKING

Re: Launch of Southern Tier Pro-Fracking Coalition

In response to the announced launch of a recycled Southern Tier pro-fracking coalition, New Yorkers Against Fracking released the following statement from Isaac Silberman-Gorn of Citizen Action...
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New Yorkers Against Fracking Responds to Siena Poll

New Yorkers Against Fracking Responds to Siena Poll

In response to today’s Siena poll which showed more New Yorkers opposed to fracking than supportive of it, New Yorkers Against Fracking released the following statement from Alex Beauchamp of Food & Water Watch and New Yorkers...
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NYAF Statement on Eagle Ford Shale Fracking Air Contamination Investigation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | February 18, 2014   Contact: John Armstrong, 607-220-4632john@frackaction.com

STATEMENT FROM NEW YORKERS AGAINST FRACKING

Re: Investigation into Air Pollution from Fracking by InsideClimate News/The Center for Public Integrity/The Weather Channel

In response to the release of the eight-month investigation ‘Fracking the Eagle Ford...
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