Ohio pro-drilling groups will rally in Columbus on Saturday, May 19.
The parties involved are the American Petroleum Institute, Ohio AFL-CIO, the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, the Plumbers & Pipefitters Union Local 189, the Ohio Shale Coalition, the Buckeye Energy Forum and Energy in Depth-Ohio.
The Vote 4 Energy rally will begin at noon at the Plumbers & Pipefitters Union Local 189 Hall, 1250 Kinnear Road.
There will be free lunch plus music by the Reagonomics.
Chesapeake Energy Corp,the Oklahoma-based firm is the No. 1 driller in Ohio.
Rig Count Interactive Map by Baker Hughes, an energy services company.
Shale Sheet Fracking, a Youngstown Vindicator blog.
The Ohio Environmental Council, a statewide eco-group based in Columbus.
Earthjustice, a national eco-group.
People's Oil and Gas Collaborative-Ohio, a grass-roots group in Northeast Ohio.
Concerned Citizens of Medina County, a grass-roots group.
No Frack Ohio, a Columbus-based grass-roots group.
Fracking: Gas Drilling's Environmental Threat by ProPublica, an online journalism site.
Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.