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The Fracking Boom is a Fracking Bubble

By at December 30, 2014 | 10:09 am | 0 Comment

The Fracking Boom is a Fracking Bubble

Gas prices have plunged to the low $2 range—except in Pennsylvania. In Pennsylvania, the prices at the pump are in the mid-$2 range. That’s because Gov. Tom Corbett and the legislature imposed a 28-cent per gallon surcharge tax. Until 2019, Pennsylvanians will be paying an additional $2.3 billion a year in taxes and fees—$11.5 billion […]

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House gears up to vote on Gas Tax

By at September 29, 2010 | 2:51 pm | 1 Comments

House lawmakers are ready to vote Today on a gas tax – after a marathon debate, and  favorable vote on an amendment last night. The amendment sets aside $70 million dollars in gas tax revenue for the general fund, the next $5 million goes for training. Once it reaches the $75 million threshold, municipalities, and environmental protection gets to divide up […]

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