Christie vetoes bill banning fracking waste


WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 20: (FILE PHOTO) New Jersey Governor Chris Christie addresses the Faith and Freedom Coalition's 'Road to Majority' Policy Conference at the Omni Shoreham hotel June 20, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

(AP) -- Gov. Chris Christie has once again vetoed legislation that would have banned the state from treating or storing waste products from natural gas drilling.

Christie on Friday said the proposed ban on treating, disposing or storing wastewater and other byproducts from hydraulic fracturing appeared to violate the interstate commerce clause of the U.S. Constitution.

He vetoed a similar...

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