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U.S. lawmaker says Obama is about to reject Keystone XL pipeline project

WASHINGTON – A U.S. lawmaker says he’s hearing that President Barack Obama is about to reject the Keystone XL pipeline, after years of delay and debate. 138 more words


Tax Credits for Road Projects

With less than a month until the Highway Trust Fund will expires, lawmakers are scrambling to come up with a funding initiative. On May 4th Senators Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and John Hoeven (R-N.D.) announced the “Move America Act of 2015”. 141 more words

4 Missionaries Detained In Venezuela Expected Home Tuesday

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Four North Dakota missionaries caught up in escalating political tension between the U.S. and Venezuela are expected home on Tuesday after spending a couple of days on a Caribbean Island recovering from their ordeal. 350 more words


Keystone Pipeline Veto

Once again, we see the Obama Administration’s abject geopolitical and energy policy incompetence demonstrated with today’s veto of the Keystone Pipeline legislation recently enacted by Congress. 549 more words

Conservative Politics

Congress Set To Pass Bill Approving Keystone XL Pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Congress is set to send a bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline to President Barack Obama, who has vowed to veto it. 429 more words


"Deluded And Dysfunctional, The Republicans Have Lost The Plot": They’ve Run Out Of People To Blame For Not Compromising

Recently, in an effort to embarrass Republicans pandering to their scientifically challenged base, Senate Democrats proposed a series of votes on climate change. While most Americans and the overwhelming… 1,200 more words


Republicans legislators pushing good bills forward and blocking bad bills

What kinds of bills do Republicans pass? Let’s take a look at a couple.

The first story is about North Dakota Republican Senator John Hoeven, and it’s from the… 980 more words