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Jean-François Larose est deputé fédéral pour la circonscription de Repentigny, co fondateur de Forces et démocratie, opposé au pipeline Énergie Est, également opposé au contexte politique qui appui le pipeline. 12 more words
An amazing chart of an amazing job-creating state; we owe a debt of gratitude to ‘Saudi Texas’ and the shale boom
Since the Great Recession started in 2008, employment has fallen along with the Labor Participation rate. It is only in the last 2 months that employment has gotten back to pre-recession levels for the US as a whole. 221 more words
This took place early last week and seems to have gotten lost in the shuffle of Obama’s immigration speech (bump to 20 seconds).
The Senate failed to achieve a filibuster proof majority (60 votes) to approve the construction the KeystoneXL pipeline which brings Canadian tar sands oil through the United States and Sioux Indian territory and down to the Gulf of Mexico to be refined into gasoline. 62 more words
Standing on side of campaigners, local mayor vows to wage ‘war’ against fossil fuel giant and federal government to defend community.
Ongoing protests in British Columbia to stop a tar sands pipeline project by fossil fuel giant Kinder Morgan escalated on Thursday night after 26 protesters were violently arrested. 439 more words