Texas Oil & Gas Association Good Government Committee Announces Endorsements for the 2016 Primary Election Run-Off

4-1-2016

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 28, 2016
Contact: Lisa Lucero, 512-617-8899

AUSTIN – Today, TXOGA PAC Treasurer Todd Staples announced the Texas Oil and Gas Good Government Committee’s list of endorsements for the 2016 primary election run-off. The run-off elections will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, with early voting running from Monday, May 16, 2016 – Friday, May 20, 2016.

“Texas consistently leads the nation in jobs and producing reliable and affordable American energy. …

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TXOGA President Todd Staples on Coalition of AGs Attack on Oil and Natural Gas Industry

3-30-2016

March 30, 2016

The following can be attributed to Todd Staples, president of the Texas Oil & Gas Association.

The oil and natural gas industry is the driving force of innovation for all types of energy sources, while keeping the world safe with cleaner burning, affordable power fuels today.  In the United States, carbon emissions are near 20-year lows, our dependence on foreign oil is at a 45-year low,…

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USGS Report: Risk of Earthquakes from Induced Seismicity Low

3-29-2016

March 29, 2016

The following can be attributed to Todd Staples, president of the Texas Oil & Gas Association.

Researchers use modeling exercises to learn about and prepare for various scenarios, even extremely remote ones. Texas fosters a data-rich research environment and the Legislature appropriated about $4.5 million for the Bureau of Economic Geology to study seismic activity. The U.S. Geological Survey’s recent modeling exercise adds to a growing body of research related to induced and natural seismicity in Texas,…

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