Abrahm Lustgarten is a reporter for the nonprofit investigative journalism organization ProPublica. He has been covering the story of fracking and raising concerns about its effects on human health since 2008. He joins Jon Meacham to talk about the recent congressional report alleging that fracking may violate the Safe Drinking Water Act.
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