Texas Railroad Commission chairman won’t seek re-election

Texas Railroad Commission chairman won't seek re-election

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The big news among oil and gas circles in Texas last week was the announcement by the top regulator of oil and gas activities that he will not seek re-election.

David Porter, chairman of the Texas Railroad Commission, announced on Thursday that he will not seek a second term, which surprised many because he had announced and filed for re-election as a Republican.

The Railroad Commission has regulated the oil and gas industry for about 100 years.

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Written by Alex Mills, Texas Alliance of Energy Producers

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