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Oil Taxes

Tea Party Group Targets Kasich Tax Plan

AP | JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A tea-party linked group whose backers haven't been disclosed is circulating an anti-tax pledge at the Ohio Statehouse against...

Ohio Republicans Turn Against Their Governor on Behalf of the Oil Industry

Carl Pope | Posted 07.10.2012 | Green
Carl Pope

A rock-ribbed reactionary Governor who proposes a very modest tax increase on oil and gas that would not even begin to raise Ohio taxes to those in Texas and Oklahoma is broadsided by his own party.

Big Oil: Ending Our Tax Breaks Would Be 'Un-American'

Posted 07.12.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Timothy Gardner and Deborah Charles) - The world's biggest oil companies on Wednesday launched broadsides against Democratic plans to ...

Lila Shapiro

U.S. Becomes Net Exporter Of Fuel For First Time In Nearly 20 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 07.03.2011 | Business

This piece has been updated. While some Americans cut back on driving as gas prices soar, the U.S. has become a net exporter of fuel for the first ...

The States Where People Can't Afford Gas

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 06.28.2011 | Business

Gas prices fluctuate sharply from state to state. Regular unleaded fuel costs $4.17 per gallon in Alabama, while the price is below $3.50 in other sta...

Big Oil Threatens To Leave Alaska Over Taxes

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska — Oil industry leaders delivered a stinging rebuke of the production tax that became a hallmark of Gov. Sarah Palin's administrat...