In President Barack Obama's State of the Union message, he cited his support for natural gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," a process critical to the sucess of shale-gas drilling in areas such as North Texas' Barnett Shale.
But wealthy oilman Harold Hamm, CEO of Enid, Okla.-based Continental Resources, said Obama overlooked something equally as important--fracking for oil.
Continental is a major producer in the booming Bakken Shale oil play in North Dakota and Montana and plans to move its headquarters to Oklahoma City later this year.
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--Jack Z. Smith