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20 July 2014 0 Comments

The Five Year Cost of Act 89 of 2013 — What Republicans Imposed

The cost of the Republicans’ Act 89 of 2013 is tax of $7,307,000,000 is $7,584,000,000 on motorists and truckers in Pennsylvania. See page 9 chart of Fiscal Note of the House Committee on Appropriations       

29 December 2013 0 Comments

Marcellus Shale Impact “Fee” Is Redistributed to Counties Without Any Marcellus Shale Drilling including two counties with moratoriums on natural gas drilling

If Impact Fee/Tax is redistributed by number of wells, why does Philadelphia County and Bucks County, both of which have moratoriums (Act 87 of 2012 for Bucks County) get any money? Because the General Assembly, cynically, with intent to mislead termed this tax a fee. Bucks: $530,461.69 • Chester: $423,255.23 • Delaware: $474,238.17 • Montgomery: […]

27 October 2012 0 Comments

The Obama Administration and the Coal Miner Vote – Marxism Doesn’t Create Jobs

KEEP AMERICA WORKING! Vote Romney Ryan and Tom Smith Coal Miner WV [ and southwest Pennsylvania] is in support of Romney/Ryan the proposed closing of yet more coal mines in WV, PA and VA has left a sour taste in the mouth of these states and they do not support Obama. Obama is trying to […]

27 October 2012 0 Comments

Coal Mines Closing Down Part 2 – United Mine Workers of America Not to

In 2008 Candidate Barack Obama promised to close down coal mines (which will put both owners and employees out of business) and he and his Administration has kept that promise. This is causing people to lose real and productive jobs furthering the negative state of our economy. Profits pay people: creating the simple sad equation […]

25 October 2012 0 Comments

Gas Prices Then Obama January 20 2009 – $1.84 and now… and food price?

   Under Obama, Price of Gas Has Jumped 83 Percent, Ground Beef 24 Percent, Bacon 22 Percent By Christopher Goins January 20, 2012

26 September 2012 0 Comments

Big Government’s Profits – ExxonMobil and the Energy Tax – ExxonMobil Pays Taxes Three Times Its Profits!

ExxonMobil Paid $1 Trillion in Taxes Since 1999, Three Times Its Profits  READ MORE Carpe Diem 9 August 2012 Mark J. Perry (as reported at TaxProf Blog)  “For every dollar in profits it earns for its shareholders, ExxonMobil earns nearly three dollars for governments.” Forbes AEI 9 August 2012 Nick Schulz         […]

2 August 2012 0 Comments

Free Market In North Dakota: More Energy Supply; Higher Standard of Living

A Tale of Free Market Williston, North Dakota and Government Subsidized Solyndra,  Fremont,  CA.  READ MORE 23 July Michael Barone in Washington Times

19 July 2012 0 Comments

Venture Capitalist In Chief Fails Again but wait…is it his fault?

Another solar plan t business that the Obama government forced the taxpayer to subsidize has gone bankrupt. The Venture Capitalist In Chief, who had no business experience and no executive experience, has picked another loser. Failure like success is not something you have done but something someone else has done. Success, failure…nothing personal READ MORE […]

12 July 2012 0 Comments

Marcellus Shale and Federal Regulations: EPA and Energy Productivity

Daniel Horowitz posted at RedState 27 June 2012 and warns of Federal EPA regulations that inhibit hydraulic fracturing on on Federal lands.  The concern is not only that there is less oil and natural gas drilling but that the Federal Regulations will “leak” over to state. Can we really think that the regulatory regime at […]

16 June 2012 0 Comments

Solyndra and Conventional Media: The Rest of the Story In Depth

After just a short time in Congress, I find myself more keenly aware of the research and reporting failures of the modern mainstream media.  If a story gets more depth and attention than the typical 10 second sound bite, I admit, I’m surprised.  Solyndra is no different.  READ MORE Rep. Rep. H. Morgan Griffith, Virginia […]