Revolving Door Spins Between Pa. Gov't, Gas Biz, Report Says

Law360, New York (March 1, 2013, 3:58 PM EST) -- As Pennsylvania's natural gas industry booms, a revolving door between the industry and the state's former governors and top brass could threaten to upend the state's oversight of its fracking industry, according to a report issued by the Public Accountability Initiative.

In a report issued Feb. 20, the watchdog group says that interplay between government officials and private-sector interests isn't a problem per se. But it charges that oil and gas connections among current and former governors and state Department of Environmental Protection officials who left...
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