LIVEBLOG: David Simpson knows what OCTG means to energy independence

Posted by TGarland on 06/02/2014

While speaking at the #SOSJobs rally in Lone Star, David Simpson, Texas State Representative (District 7), highlighted the importance of OCTG to the oil and natural gas industries in Texas. OCTG play a critical role in our quest to become energy independent.

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