When Gov. Tom Wolf was campaigning, he said if elected he would place a severance tax on Marcellus shale gas in the commonwealth, and now he’s moving forward on a plan to do just that.
Month: March 2015
Severance tax proposal includes startling provision
Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers are maintaining a hardline stance against Gov. Tom Wolf’s Marcellus Shale severance tax proposal, saying they won’t discuss a tax until bills dealing with pensions and liquor privatization are settled.
Governor Tom Wolf says he’s willing to sign legislation that raises fees on telephone users to help pay for county emergency management systems.
The Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association Foundation is joining with the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry to host an informational public town hall meeting on pension reform.
Throughout the entire Commonwealth, responsible shale development is fueling Pennsylvania’s economic revitalization.