Ohio Oil and Gas Association

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8:33 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Opinions Split On Impact Of SUPCO Ruling Barring Local Fracking Bans

The Ohio Supreme Court’s decision that local communities can’t use zoning ordinances to keep out oil and gas drillers has communities, activists and lobbyists speculating on what it might mean for the future.

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7:55 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Kasich Defends Severance Tax Hike From Lobbyist Criticism

Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich is pushing back against oil and gas industry lobbyists who say now is not the time to raise the severance tax.

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9:35 pm
Tue December 30, 2014

Changes To Severance Tax Derailed This Year

Credit cleveland.com

Raising the severance tax on oil and gas drillers has been a major issue in Ohio.

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7:46 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

Environmentalists, Oil Industry Debate Strength Of Current Chemical Disclosure Laws

Ohio lawmakers are considering changing disclosure rules on the chemicals used in fracking. 

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6:35 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Lobbyist Urges Revisions To Oil And Gas Drilling Tax Package

A top lobbyist for Ohio's oil and gas drilling industry is urging state lawmakers to support a package of tax revisions advanced as an alternative to an earlier plan by Republican Governor John Kasich.

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6:14 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

ODNR Considers Need For More Oil And Gas Well Inspectors

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Companies continue to grow their natural gas production from Ohio’s shale formations, and state inspectors play a key role in defending communities and the environment.

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6:44 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Proposal Requires Lobbyists To Disclose Salaries

An Ohio House Democrat wants to require lobbyists to disclose their annual salaries to bring another level of transparency to state government.

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