Kasich Shifts Argument In Tax Plan

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Kasich and Ohio's oil and gas industry have been at odds over the proposal to increase the state's severance tax on drillers.(Photo: Flickr)
Kasich and Ohio's oil and gas industry have been at odds over the proposal to increase the state's severance tax on drillers.(Photo: Flickr)

One of Governor John Kasich’s top goals in 2013 is to finally convince state lawmakers to raise a tax on oil and gas drillers, then use the revenue to allow a cut in the state income tax.

The Republican Governor has seen tough opposition from many in his own party, which has largely sided with drillers. But he’s making another pitch: Click the play button above to hear how the Governor is changing his argument.

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