Data Shows Oil & Natural Upstream Employment Continued to Grow in January


March 26, 2019

AUSTIN – Upstream* oil and natural gas employment continued to grow in January 2019, according to data from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).

TWC data shows that while employment in oil and natural gas extraction and supporting activities fell by 1,900 jobs in November 2018 compared to October, upstream employment rebounded with a 1,300 job gain in December and another 100 job gain in January 2019….

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San Antonio Climate Plan Will Threaten Affordable and Reliable Energy


March 22, 2019

AUSTIN – The Texas Oil and Gas Association (TXOGA) wrote to San Antonio leaders, including the Mayor and City Council Members, outlining the many reasons why the city’s proposed Climate Action and Adaptation Plan is misguided and will threaten the affordable, reliable energy that San Antonio residents and businesses rely on.

“We are writing to respectfully express concern with the City of San Antonio’s draft Climate Action and Adaptation Plan,…

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The Importance of Energy Advocacy


2019 Texas Energy Day @ the Capitol showcased how all Texans benefit from the oil and natural gas industry’s robust presence in Texas
March 18, 2019

AUSTIN – The following can be attributed to Todd Staples, President of the Texas Oil & Gas Association:

Throughout the month of February, the Texas Oil & Gas Association (TXOGA) prepared for our biggest Energy Day ever –…

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