24 Feb '15, 8pm

BREAKING: Obama vetoes the Keystone XL pipeline

The veto—which is only the third of Obama’s presidency—confirms an oft-repeated stance by the President that he will wait for the State Department to complete its review as to whether or not Keystone XL will be in the best interests of the nation. In his letter to the Senate, informing them of the veto, President Obama stated: “because this act of Congress conflicts with established executive branch procedures and cuts short thorough consideration of issues that could bear on our national interest—including our security, safety and environment—it has earned my veto.”

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