Oppose SB 4 – Stop Fracking and Protect Our Health

By simply permitting and disclosing oil extraction and chemical use in our communities, California will be facilitating and expanding our fossil fuel status quo. Responsible policy would be to stop this harmful and reckless activity by banning fracking and other non-conventional oil extraction because—from a health perspective–the facts demand it.


LA Times Letter to the Editor: Fracking facts

A published letter to the editor regarding the “Fracking: How risky?” Editorial published on May 26 in the LA Times. The letter was written by PSR-LA member, Robert Dodge, M.D. and PSR-LA General Counsel, Angela Johnson Meszaros.


Supporting a Fracking Moratorium in California

Yesterday, California’s Assembly heard three bills that called for a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing: AB 649 by Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian, AB 1301 by Assemblyman Richard Bloom, and AB 1323 by Assemblywoman Holly Mitchell. PSR-LA supports all three of these authors and their bills.