Thursday, July 22, 2010

West Virginians Oppose Higher Taxes On Oil, Natural Gas Industry

More than six in 10 West Virginia voters oppose higher taxes on America’s oil and natural gas industry, according to a new 10-state poll released today by the American Petroluem Institute. The poll – which was conducted by telephone by Harris Interactive between July 15 and July 18, 2010, among 600 West Virginia registered voters – found that 67 percent oppose an increase, including 53 percent who strongly oppose. Only 24 percent support increasing taxes. Click to read.