Environmental groups cringe as some trade unions support oil and gas drilling, pipelines

  • Article by: KEVIN BEGOS , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 20, 2014 - 11:50 AM

PITTSBURGH — After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom.

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