FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2012 photo, Dave Gardner and about 20 other protesters speak out against fracking for oil and gas outside City Hall in downtown Colorado Springs, Colo., before a

 

              FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2012 photo, Dave Gardner and about 20 other protesters speak out against fracking for oil and gas outside City Hall in downtown Colorado Springs, Colo., before a
FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2012 photo, Dave Gardner and about 20 other protesters speak out against fracking for oil and gas outside City Hall in downtown Colorado Springs, Colo., before a city council meeting. Citizen fears about hydraulic fracturing, a drilling procedure used to pry oil and gas from rock deep underground, have made "fracking" the hottest political question in Colorado. Opposition to fracking has also surfaced in Idaho, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. (AP Photo/The Gazette, Christian Murdock, File) NO SALES; MAGS OUT