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Bernie Sanders: "There are tens of thousands of homes right here in California where you turn on the faucet but you can't drink the water."

The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Lack of a reliable tally from EPA, California hinder Bernie Sanders tap water claim

The wisdom of using hydraulic fracking, the controversial process of squeezing oil and gas out of rock using pressured fluid, has been one of the issues that separates Democrats Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, with Sanders advocating an outright ban on the technique. Sanders repeated his opposition during a news conference in Spreckels, Calif., in Monterey County, and said it was part of a larger concern about the availability of clean water, which he characterized as "one of the looming crises" in the United States and around the world. "It is not just Flint, Mich., that is struggling with …

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