Fracking provides over a quarter of the natural gas used in the United States, and it also provides jobs and stimulates the economy. People say that fracking has environmental problems bu these issues are short term and the environment will recover. Using fracking also means we aren't dependent on foreign oil. Importing forein oil from the middle east directly funds terrorists, and takes jobs awy from Americans. Using fracking we can stimulate the economy and keep down the rising cost of gas.