As Gov. OMalley prepares to embark on a run for president in 2016, I urge our legislators to be very cautious of spending legislation just to shore up his liberal resume.
We do not need a special $100,000 study on hydraulic fracturing to produce natural gas, since there is over 60 years’ worth of data available.
Former Gov. Rendell of Pennsylvania has been quoted on the environmentally safe process in that state, which has resulted in over $1.2 billion in the past few years earned by landowners.
In addition, wind farms off the coast of Ocean City would be an environmental nightmare and a direct cost added to every electric bill. They would harm wildlife and would be a hazard to mariners. And, no study has been done as wind farms pertains to the marine life in that area.
Robert West, Bowie