As a first step toward increasing economic opportunities, Pennsylvania must protect its environment. Healthy, beautiful forests, fields and wetlands can help generate tourism dollars, and serve the most important purpose of keeping our drinking water and farmlands safe. A disregard for the environment in order to pursue short-term economic benefit is foolish. And, usually, the people who push that agenda don't end up living here in the aftermath. Kevin believes the gas industry should pay their fair share of taxes, just like the other Pennsylvania businesses. Additionally, he feels that gas companies should be incentivized to hire Pennsylvanians first.