I hope that the people of Pennsylvania and Ohio know the amount of natural resources they have beneath their feet. The author of this piece, Joe Miller, knows what he is talking about. He is from Alaska, the only state that does not have a state sales or state income tax. The government and services are financed by the royalties from their oil production. A vote for Romney sounds like a no-brainer to me.
Excerpt: Voters in Pennsylvania and Ohio have a unique opportunity to make themselves energy producing giants this Tuesday, if they vote for the right candidate.
As geologists and energy experts probe what’s under the ground in these two states, it is becoming apparent they are sitting on huge reserves of natural gas. In addition to gas, they already have huge reserves of other forms of fossil fuels.
But in particular, the gas is near the surface and easy to obtain. If there is willing government cooperation from Washington DC, these states will be booming due to energy production. State treasuries would be overflowing with royalties from the billions in energy sold.
Read the full article here.