10 Nov '11, 8pm

Victory in Keystone XL Pipeline Fight: Obama Administration Calls for New Review and a Year Delay

President Obama took a stand for the people of Nebraska today, and Americans everywhere, when his administration stood up to Big Oil to say we won't put our people, waters and croplands at risk for the sake of pipeline profits and dirty fuels. That kind of leadership takes courage, and I applaud the president for doing the right thing. The State Department has decided to conduct a new review of the Keystone XL proposal. In its statement, officials said they will analyze alternative routes for the pipeline, but they also mentioned the need to consider “environmental concerns, including climate change.” The process will likely take until early 2013. This is a major victory. For months, we’ve demonstrated the State Department’s review of the pipeline was flawed, inadequate, and possibly even biased . This project simply cannot withstand scrutiny. We are confident that after t...

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