Fracking ban fails in Florida Legislature

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St. Petersburg City Council member Karl Nurse holds a sign in opposition to fracking. By Seán Kinane / WMNF News (12 May 2016).

A statewide fracking ban bill failed again this year in the Florida Legislature; we heard why and found out what its chances are for next year on MidPoint Monday.

WMNF spoke with Jennifer Rubiello, state director for Environment Florida.

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