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Keystone Xl Pipeline
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Alison Lundergan Grimes, a Democratic candidate for Senate in Kentucky, said President Obama should greenlight the Keystone XL pipeline — highlighting the election year politics of the stalled project.
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Florida Democrat, brushed off concerns Sunday over vulnerable Senate Democrats running against the Obama administration, saying that they “have to run their own race.”
Rep. Lee Terry suggested Thursday that billionaire activist Tom Steyer's opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline is fueled by concern for his bottom line, not for the environment.
Just as pressure was building on President Barack Obama to make a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline that would carry oil from Canada to refineries in Texas, the project ran into another obstacle - and it came again from Nebraska.
House Republican leaders are struggling to devise a way forward on must-do legislation to increase the government's borrowing cap.
A government warning about the dangers of increased use of trains to transport crude oil is giving a boost to supporters of the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.
Blocking the pipeline won't affect climate change
Next month will mark five years since TransCanada first applied to the U.S. State Department to build the Keystone XL pipeline.
Over the past four years, opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline have vehemently argued that the project will cause irreparable harm to the environment. Yet, time and time again, their claims have inevitably proven to be grounded deeper in political rhetoric than in scientific fact.