02 Nov '11, 8pm

Did Obama Just Reveal He Might Delay or Deny the Keystone XL Pipeline? (Video)

Jungbim via Wikimedia Commons /CC BY 2.0 For a while, it seemed like environmental groups were fighting a losing battle against the Keystone XL. As you're likely aware, the behemoth of a pipeline is proposed to run 1,700 miles from Alberta, Canada to the Gulf Coast of Texas. The State Department released a report signaling its approval, stating that the project wouldn't be environmentally damaging. A few thousand people who felt otherwise staged a weeks-long protest at the White House, and over 1,200 people were arrested . Indigenous groups spoke out against it. The government of Nebraska considered banning the pipeline. At a Congressional hearing, farmers broke down in tears over the prospect of an oil pipeline destroying their homeland. And then, revelations surfaced that an ex-staffer for Hilary Clinton was one of the chief lobbyists for TransCanada, the company behind ...

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