How Governor Paterson Said "Yes and "No" to Fracking Moratorium

On Saturday Governor David Paterson vetoed a moratorium as it was written by the state legislature - and issued an executive order that put a different moratorium in place.

WXXI's Innovation Trail has been reporting extensively on the battle over controversial "fracking" - drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale underneath vast stretches of the state. Their latest update focuses on the moratorium magic the governor pulled off this weekend.