May 7, 2016 archive

Oil Group Encourages Legislature to Pass Bill to Increase Oil/Gas Revenue for the State

  A bill awaiting a vote in the Oklahoma House is being pushed by the Oklahoma Oil and Gas Association, a group that says would add more oil and gas revenue to the state treasury. “House Bill 2177 is the single biggest economic development legislation before lawmakers this session, and it doesn’t cost the state …

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Rig Counts Across U.S. and Oklahoma Fell Again

Oklahoma’s oil and gas rig count fell by 3 in the past week while the nation’s count slipped by 5, according to the latest figures from Baker Hughes Company. Oklahoma’s decline left the state with a count of 57 working oil and gas rigs. Nationwide, the count fell to 415, down 479 from a year …

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