FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact
August 07, 2017 Tricia Harris, Communications Manager
  717 720-5447 or 717 645-2073
Business Association Leaders to Address Revenue Package
Tax Code Bill Will Hurt Pennsylvania’s Business Competitiveness, Significantly Increase Operating Costs for Job Creators


Harrisburg - Please join us for a conference call to hear perspectives from a broad-based coalition of Pennsylvania business and economic leaders that will discuss the far-reaching, negative impacts of H.B. 542 – the Senate-passed Tax Code bill that has the support of the Wolf administration – on Pennsylvania’s economic climate and competitive edge.


There will be a question and answer session for journalists at the end of the discussion. Journalists should RSVP by sending an email to the contact listed below.


WHAT:           Anti-Energy Tax Coalition Statewide Media Call


WHEN:           11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 8


WHO:             Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry President

                       Gene Barr


                       Energy Association of Pennsylvania President Terry Fitzpatrick


                       Pennsylvania Manufacturers Association President David Taylor


                       Industrial Energy Consumers of Pennsylvania Treasurer

                       and East Penn Manufacturing Senior Engineer Mark Chasse


                       Associated Petroleum Industries of Pennsylvania Executive   

                       Director  Stephanie Catarino Wissman  


                       Marcellus Shale Coalition President David Spigelmyer


                       Pennsylvania Independent Oil and Gas Association President

                       and Executive Director Dan Weaver


WHERE:         Conference call dial in: 800-374-2418 (No passcode needed)   



To RSVP, contact: PA Chamber Communications Manager Tricia Harris

                              717 720-5447 or




The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry is the state's largest broad-based business association, with its statewide membership comprising businesses of all sizes and across all industry sectors. The PA Chamber is The Statewide Voice of Business™.