16 April 2012 0 Comments

Taxing Pro-Growth Marcellus Shale: Pennsylvania’s No. 1 Job Creator Taxed by Republican Governor, Republican House and Republican Senate

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (13 February 2012)- A Tax and Not a Fee – Sold Out by Republican Leadership, Again:   The tax burden ultimately falls on consumer – the lower the cost of production, the more competition, choice leading to better quality and lower price in a Free Market. The impact of taxes is to allocated […]

29 October 2011 0 Comments

Marcellus Shale – Part 4: Governor Corbett’s Impact Fee Proposal Analyzed

The Commonwealth Foundation’s Nate Benefield analyzes Governor Corbett’s Marcellus Shale Impact Fee Proposal.  A copy of the proposal from the Governor’s office is included. For a summary from the Liberal John Micek of Morning Call’s Capitol Ideas, read here.