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Marcellus jobs market takes another beating

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Low natural gas prices just keep hitting oil and gas industry workers in the Marcellus Shale. The state Department of Labor figures show 2,262 fewer oil and gas jobs when comparing quarter two of 2015 to 2014. Cabot Oil and Gas announced in a press release  a 58 percent reduction to $325 million as opposed to $774 in 2015. The ...

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160,000 jobs gone

It almost seems like a magic act, but Pennsylvania literally lost 160,000 natural gas industry jobs in a blink of an eye. For several months now, job cuts have been due to companies scaling back and cutting costs, but this is not the case with Pennsylvania.  The blame can be pointed towards Governor Tom Wolf’s new administration.  Last week, the ...

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