Wolf's $1B Drilling Tax Prediction Might Be HighGov.-elect Tom Wolf might have been off the mark by hundreds of millions of dollars when he said during his campaign that a new severance tax on natural gas drillers would raise more than $1 billion, potentially complicating his bid to secure new funding for Pennsylvania schools and alleviate a severe budget shortfall.
Money From Gas Taxes To Go To Roads & BridgesThanks to those higher gas fees at the pump, PennDOT will soon have a billion dollars more each year to spend on roads and bridges.
Cost Of Pa.’s New Gas Tax Expected To Be Passed On To ConsumersPennsylvania's new gas tax took effect Jan. 1.
Corbett Signs Transportation Bill, Ushering In Higher Gas Taxes And 70 MPH SpeedOn Monday morning, Gov. Tom Corbett signed the most expansive and expensive transportation funding bill in recent years promising major new investments.
Locals React To Proposed Budget, End Of Gas Tax Cap Gasoline prices continue to rise this week and the price could go higher if lawmakers approve Gov. Tom Corbett's plan to raise the cap on the state's oil franchise tax.