By Andrew Conte
Published: Friday, January 7, 2011
According to a statewide poll conducted for the Tribune-Review, approximately 63% of Pennsylvania voters support a tax on the Marcellus Shale industry. Many of these same voters supported Gov-elect Corbett’s opposition to new taxes, yet in this instance there seems to be an exception. How would this tax affect the projected 4 billion dollar state deficit? Would a levy tax discourage drilling companies from entering the state?
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