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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


Marsden: Canada's ambassador backs senators trying to detour Obama on Keystone

WASHINGTON – Canada’s ambassador to the United States has waded waist deep into the politics of Capitol Hill by supporting lawmakers trying to circumvent U.S. President Barack Obama’s approval process for the Keystone XL pipeline. 575 more words


"The Pipeline To Nowhere": A Monument To Wasting Colossal Sums Of Money On Dirty-Energy Infrastructure

When Maria van der Hoeven summed up the 20-year outlook for global energy investment in London last year, she identified a couple of daunting challenges. 598 more words


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