PA Gov Tom Wolf Supports DRBC Moratorium on Marcellus Drilling

As we’ve stated a number of times, newly-elected PA Gov. Tom Wolf is a major disappointment–a man out of his depth in attempting to run an entire state. Now comes word that Wolf supports the Delaware River Basin Commission’s (DRBC) anti-drilling policies that prevent drilling in his own state. We previously told you Wolf had employed the former anti-drilling head of the DRBC as a member of his transition team (see PA Gov-Elect Wolf Transition Team Includes DRBC’s Carol Collier). Two weeks ago, Wolf proposed increasing the DRBC’s budget by 73%, while states like New York and New Jersey continue to refuse paying their fair share (see PA Gov Wolf Increases DRBC Funding by 73% to 3/4 Million Bucks). Now he adds insult to injury by saying he supports the drilling ban in Wayne and Pike counties in his own state…

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