Pa. Gov. Defends Fracking Policies At Philly Energy Summit

Law360, Philadelphia (June 14, 2013, 4:06 PM EDT) -- Pennsylvania's governor on Friday touted efforts by his administration to responsibly shepherd development of the state's Marcellus Shale play, rebuffing criticism that he has shrugged off environmental stewardship and public health concerns in his support of the burgeoning natural gas industry.

Gov. Tom Corbett, speaking at a natural gas summit sponsored by the industry-backed Keystone Energy Forum in Philadelphia, said that  he believed that continued natural gas development in the state would be a key driver of economic growth and that it could be done safely...
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