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Ohio drillers use a soft sell to fight Kasich's tax hike
Industry leaders address state legislators about fracking bringing more jobs to Ohio
by WKSU's STATEHOUSE CORRESPONDENT BILL COHEN


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Ohio’s oil and gas drilling industry and its allies showed up in full force at the Statehouse today. Dozens of business representatives took the opportunity to tell lawmakers how the industry is beginning to boom in economically-pinched Appalachian counties, thanks to the drilling method known as horizontal fracturing, or fracking. But, as Statehouse Correspondent Bill Cohen reports, they also delivered a subliminal message.

Ohio drillers use soft sell to oppose tax hike

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