State Net Capitol Journal – September 16, 2013; Budget & Taxes: Fracking Fizzles In Pennsylvania

Budget & Taxes FRACKING FIZZLES IN PA: A little over two years ago Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) famously pledged to make his state "the Texas of the natural-gas boom." But that boom, fueled by the extraction of natural gas from shale, or fracking, has gone bust. In 2010, the...