Keystone pipeline

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Obama Faces Risks in Pipeline Decision

Published: 
Thu, 02/21/2013 - 8:08am
Category: 
Energy

President Obama faces a knotty decision in whether to approve the much-delayed Keystone oil pipeline: a choice between alienating environmental advocates who overwhelmingly supported his candidacy or causing a deep and perhaps lasting rift with Canada.

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Keystone pipeline pushed to forefront

Published: 
Wed, 11/07/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

With a second term now in hand, President Obama no longer can delay a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline and must either side with environmentalists within his party or greenlight a major step toward North American energy independence.