Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Oil Companies Pulling Out As Tax Debate Rages On
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Recent news reports indicate the oil trapped in underground shale beneath Ohio may not be as easy to get out as many had hoped, and that’s why four big drilling companies are now selling off thousands of acres of Eastern Ohio land they’d bought.
But that’s not changing the minds of activists on both sides of a related issue: whether to hike Ohio’s taxes on oil and gas companies using the drilling technique known as “fracking.”
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