Departing DEP Chief Gets Mixed Reviews From Attys, Enviros

Law360, Philadelphia (April 17, 2013, 7:36 PM EDT) -- As Mike Krancer stepped down this week as Pennsylvania's environmental protection chief, attorneys and advocacy groups offered diverging portraits of his legacy, one as a pragmatic regulator and another as an industry ally who allowed largely unchecked development of the Marcellus Shale.

Krancer served as secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection under Gov. Tom Corbett from January 2011 until his departure Monday to take over as chairman of the energy, petrochemical and natural resources practice at Blank Rome LLP. He drew praise from a Fox...
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