Advocates oppose shale tax, urge Republicans to pass a revenue plan

Advocates oppose shale tax, urge Republicans to pass a revenue plan

On Monday, the House of Representatives returned to session to work on a plan to fund the state budget. Along with session resuming, there were multiple press conferences including one with Rep. Jim Christiana (R-Beaver) who joined others to urge lawmakers to oppose a natural gas severance tax to help fund the budget.

At a later press conference people asked representatives to pass a revenue plan and discussed the cuts that are going to be made if the House doesn't get a budget together soon.

Monday, September 11, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
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VIDEO: Members of the Clear Coalition, legislators urge passage of a natural gas extraction tax

VIDEO: Members of the Clear Coalition, legislators urge passage of a natural gas extraction tax

Adding fuel to the upcoming revenue discussion to support a proposed state budget plan, a bipartisan group of legislators and advocates from the Clear Coalition urged passage of a natural gas extraction tax in order to help with the Commonwealth's fiscal woes.

Friday, June 30, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
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