“Make the distinction between fracking for oil and fracking for gas. The oil industry is running around saying, those are the problems you have with gas development in the east, but the regulations that you put into place called 'fracking' shouldn't matter that the technology changes, you don't know that they may be fracking for gas in ten years around here. The expansion of fracking brings with it new challenges.” Senator Bill MonningThis article is based on a few excerpts from the QandA period in the last 111 minutes of the February 12th, 2013 hearing. Many thanks and appreciation are due Senator Fran Pavley for convening the hearing. And comments remain open until February 19th.