Governor Rendell’s top legislative point men in the upcoming transportation funding debate is throwing cold water on the governor’s preferred plan for new revenue. Rendell wants to impose a tax on big oil companies’ profits and include language barring the energy giants from compensating for the new levy by raising prices in Pennsylvania. But, House Transportation Committee Chairman Joe Markosek"> Governor Rendell’s top legislative point men in the upcoming transportation funding debate is throwing cold water on the governor’s preferred plan for new revenue. Rendell wants to impose a tax on big oil companies’ profits and include language barring the energy giants from compensating for the new levy by raising prices in Pennsylvania. But, House Transportation Committee Chairman Joe Markosek"> Governor Rendell’s top legislative point men in the upcoming transportation funding debate is throwing cold water on the governor’s preferred plan for new revenue. Rendell wants to impose a tax on big oil companies’ profits and include language barring the energy giants from compensating for the new levy by raising prices in Pennsylvania. But, House Transportation Committee Chairman Joe Markosek"> Markosek calls oil company tax a long shot | News | witf.org
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Markosek calls oil company tax a long shot

Written by Scott Detrow, StateImpact Pennsylvania Reporter | Jul 23, 2010 8:43 AM

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