Report: Marcellus Money and the Pennsylvania Legislature
A Report from PA State Rep. Greg Vitali, D-Delaware/Montgomery
"Marcellus Money and the Pennsylvania Legislature: An Analysis of the Most Recent Pennsylvania Campaign Finance Reports, Lobbying Reports and Ethics Statements Relating to Natural Gas Drilling."
Check out the report: http://www.pahouse.com/Vitali/Marcellus_Report/
It is startling to hear of the money from natural gas lobbyists shoved into pockets behind closed doors. Watch this presentation by PA State Rep. Greg Vitali, D-Delaware/Montgomery, as he states, "The Marcellus Industry has way too much influence on the Pennsylvania legislature and that's resulting in bad fiscal and environmental policy..."
PA ranks 38th in the U.S. for renewable energy production AND PA is one of 11 states that has no limits on campaign contributions.