Contact: Isaac Silberman-Gorn,, 607-296-8265, 607-723-0110

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2015 Contact: Isaac Silberman-Gorn, 607-296-8265 On behalf of Save The Southern Tier, a network of grassroots organizations across the Southern Tier, Isaac Silberman-Gorn issued the following statement: “Once again, unfortunately a minority of our elected officials, often with ties to the oil and gas industry, are more interested in publicity stunts […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RLEASE December 23, 2014 Binghamton – Residents and leaders of grassroots organizations from across the Southern Tier held a press conference on Tuesday to release an open letter to Governor Cuomo in support of his decision to ban fracking and thanking him. The letter explains that a majority of residents across the Southern […]

Binghamton – Southern Tier residents rallied outside of Rob Astorino’s event in Binghamton this morning, decrying Astorino’s broken promises on fracking and his desire to “try” fracking on the Southern Tier. They were joined by residents from PA harmed by fracking who brought fracked water and documentation from PA government about widespread water contamination. Recently, Astorino said he would […]

Pennsylvania Residents with Fracking-Contaminated Water Challenge Astorino to ‘Come and Drink It!’ Rye Brooke – Hudson Valley and Southern Tier residents will join with fracking-affected  Pennsylvanians in a rally against pro-fracking Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and pro-fracking Rob Astorino outside of the Republican convention tonight. Corbett has overseen disastrous impacts of fracking in Pennsylvania, including […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2014 Contact: Isaac Silberman-Gorn, 607-296-8265, On behalf of the Save The Southern Tier network, Isaac Silberman-Gorn released the following statement: “Did Rob Astorino mean to be in Texas today, or was he just in the Southern Tier on their behalf? Astorino got one thing right in his quick opportunistic trip – fracking […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, May 10, 2013 Contact: Isaac Silberman-Gorn, 607-296-8265, Group Releases Letter Denouncing Senator Libous’ Conflict of Interest with Fracking, Libous’ Misrepresentation of the Southern Tier on Fracking, and Libous’ Vow to Prevent a Vote on Fracking Moratorium in the Senate (Binghamton) – Following revelations that Senator Tom Libous has deep ties […]

NYS Senator Jeffrey Klein Temporary President and IDC Coalition Leader Legislative Office Building, Room 913 Albany, NY 12247 United States Dear Senators Klein, Savino, Carlucci, and Valesky, As residents and organizations across New York State’s Southern Tier, we are gravely concerned about fracking and the misrepresentation we have received on the issue from our own […]

For Immediate Release – March 7, 2013 Contact: Isaac Silberman-Gorn, 607.296.8265, 607.723.0110 Southern Tier Landowners Call on State Elected Officials to Protect Them from Nonconsensual Fracking State Fracking Rules Would Permit “Compulsory Integration”and Allow for Drilling Under Lands Without Permission from Landowners Binghamton – Southern Tier landowners gathered today to call on Governor Cuomo and state elected officials to protect […]

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