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Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Come and listen to a story 'bout a man named Jed

Posted By on Wed, May 10, 2006 at 5:14 PM

KUAR reports on a UA study that says exploration of the Fayetteville shale natural gas reserves in Arkansas could produce 10,000 jobs and $5.5 billion in economic impact by 2008.

Cement ponds for everybody. And if we had a realistic severance tax -- equivalent to Texas or Louisiana, let's say -- everybody could share in the bounty of a resource that, once pulled out of the ground, won't return. Here's a good study on the subject.

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