Post Tagged with: "oil and gas"

September 14, 2012 06:23

Drill Baby Drill Creates Economic Miracle

Oil production in North Dakota continues to make it the most economically successful state in America, with record levels of employment and income growth, the lowest state jobless rate in the country, a state budget surplus of $1 billion, the lowest home foreclosure rate in the country, strong housing and construction markets, and jobless rates in ten of the state’s counties below 2.0%.

July 26, 2012 09:08

Let My People Drill! New Study Shows Mideast Oil Might Not Be Needed by 2025

North Dakota’s oil production has exploded in the past decade with improved horizontal drilling techniques into the Bakken shale and the Three Forks formation below it.