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Tell the EPA It’s Time to Regulate Fracking

From Interfaith Power and Light (http://interfaithpowerandlight.org): How would you like this right over your fence line? I wouldn’t, but I met a smarter woman than me. When this fracking operation was set up right next door, she used it to … Continue reading

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Marcellus Shale Challenges to PA’s Agricultural Heritage—October 28, Carlisle

Sunday Oct 28th 2012 12 – 6:30 PM (Includes late lunch 2:30) Holland Union Building (HUB), Social Hall at Dickinson College, 24 N. College St. Carlisle, PA 17013 Join us as keynote speakers and community leaders address the challenges to PA’s agricultural … Continue reading

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Natural Gas Severance Tax Delay Costs Pennsylvania

From the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center (http://www.pennbpc.org):   PBPC’s Severance Tax Ticker (http://www.pennbpc.org/severance-tax-ticker) tracks lost revenue from not having a tax. Revenue could fund education, health care, environment.   Pennsylvania had an opportunity last fall to do what nearly … Continue reading

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Support a Severance Tax on Natural Gas Extraction for Pennsylvania

PennFuture is encouraging us to ask our Senators to support legislation creating a severance tax on natural gas drilling at https://secure2.convio.net/penn/site/Advocacy?pagename=homepage&page=UserAction&id=357&autologin=true&AddInterest=1286&JServSessionIdr011=2t2bdr3mm2.app14a.   The Pennsylvania General Assembly will consider a proposal to tax natural gas extraction as part of this year’s … Continue reading

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