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06.18.18

Pennsylvania groundwater holding own against drilling boom, studies find

New research suggests drinking water supplies in Pennsylvania have shown resilience in the face of a drilling boom that has turned swaths of countryside into a major production zone for natural gas.
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06.06.18

Pa. natural gas boom falls in Russia's crosshairs as gas-rich nation amplifies discord in American politics, energy sector

When President Barack Obama won his first term, Russia was the world's leading natural gas producer.
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06.04.18

Don't raise taxes on natural-gas producers

The industry pays its fair share in Pennsylvania and creates enormous economic benefits
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05.23.18

Wolf will say anything to get re-elected

Editor: I cannot believe Gov. Wolf is making the claims he is on television.
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05.14.18

Guest Column: New shale severance tax is a bad move

Political stunts and double-speak appear to be the hallmarks of this election season, especially when it comes to safe, job-creating natural gas development.
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05.04.18

Officials tout natural gas industry in state, rip severance plan

Pipelines, politics and a proposed severance tax dominated a natural gas news conference Thursday.
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05.03.18

Energy exec: Wolf's severance plan 'misguided'

Representatives of the state's energy and manufacturing industries Thursday slammed Gov. Tom Wolf's proposal for a severance tax they warned would be a damper on the state's natural gas industry.
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04.21.18

No severance levy

Editor: Gov. Tom Wolf recently ran a campaign commercial blasting the natural gas industry: "What lies underneath the ground belongs to the people of Pennsylvania."
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04.08.18

LETTER: State can't maximize energy resources with severance tax

State can't maximize energy resources with severance tax
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04.05.18

Governor's actions should match his words

Gov. Tom Wolf recently expressed support for Pennsylvania's natural gas industry when he said in a news release, "The shale gas resources in the Appalachian Basin represent enormous economic opportunity."
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04.05.18

Gov. Wolf's policies don't match his rhetoric when it comes to natural gas

Gov. Wolf recently shared some encouraging insights on Pennsylvania's energy future.
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04.04.18

Gov. Wolf's words on gas development ring hollow

When Gov. Tom Wolf announced the extension of a partnership with West Virginia and Ohio to collaborate on efforts to maximize the region's natural gas resources, he said the agreement ensures "we are doing everything we can to support additional development."
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03.12.18

Coalition Letter Again Urges Lawmakers to Oppose Severance Tax in 2018-19 State Budget

As you begin negotiations on the 2018-19 fiscal year budget, our diverse coalition of the state's leading business and trade associations again urges that the final budget and revenue package not include higher taxes on energy producers and users.
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01.19.18

Here's why we think a severance tax is still a bad idea

We begin 2018 with a national feeling of optimism as the economy is looking up.
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10.19.17

Natural gas production tax gets life in state House

The potential for a tax on Marcellus shale natural gas production gained new life Wednesday, as a bill emerged from a state House committee and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf urged leaders of the Republican-controlled chamber to speed it to a floor vote.
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