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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Senate Committee Votes to Increase Litigation, Stifle Revenue Growth for Schools, Roads


March 12, 2019

SB 421 Committee Substitute, voted out yesterday by the Senate State Affairs Committee, creates new burdensome and unnecessary regulations on critical infrastructure projects that will increase litigation and stifle revenue growth for schools and roads

AUSTIN—The Texas Oil and Gas Association (TXOGA) registered its strong opposition to the Committee Substitute for SB 421 (CSSB 421), which passed out of the Senate State Affairs Committee yesterday….

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2018 Texas Oil and Natural Gas Legislative District Vital Statistics


March 8, 2019

Below are vital statistic 1-pagers for each Texas legislative district created by TXOGA reflecting the positive influence of oil and natural gas, including jobs and revenue generated by this industry, as well as the oil and natural gas production for 2018 that has ushered in a new era of energy security for Texas and the United States.

As these 1-pagers show, the Texas oil and natural gas industry remains a major force in Texas’ prosperity and provides significant funding for government statewide….

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