Oklahoma State Treasurer Ken Miller reported that overall gross receipts for September rose 7.7% year-on-year in a sign that the state's economy is strengthening, partly thanks to increased drilling activity and improvements in the oil market. Gross production tax revenue was up 60% in September from a year ago, while gross production taxes in the past 12 months grew 41.8% over the previous 12-month period.
Economic growth in Okla. gains momentum helped by oil industry upswing
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