Common Cause New York Report: Deep Drilling, Deep Pockets in Congress

November 10, 2011



This report looks at lobbying in the fracking industry and the major finding include, 'From 2001 through June 2011, companies now engaged in fracking contributed $20.5 million to current members of Congress. Industry giving more than tripled from the 2001-02 election cycle, when $2 million was contributed, to the 2009-10 election cycle, when $6.8 million was contributed._

READ: Common Cause New York Report: Deep Drilling, Deep Pockets in Congress


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