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U.S. Senate committee easily approves Keystone bill

WASHINGTON – A U.S. Senate committee voted 13 to 9 Thursday to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline despite President Barack Obama’s promise to veto it. 761 more words


Obama vows to veto Keystone bill

WASHINGTON – Rising hopes that a new Republican-controlled Congress could finally force the approval of Canada’s Keystone XL pipeline were dashed Tuesday as U.S. President Barack Obama vowed to veto a bill approving construction of the contentious oil pipeline. 940 more words