01 Oct '11, 2am
Canada Offers Massive Job Stimulous To Oklahoma : TreeHugger #cdnpoli #canpoli #NoKXL #occupycanada
Canada Offers Massive Job Stimulus To Oklahoma "Cushing, Oklahoma foregoes the usual Welcome Sign and has a Welcome Pipeline on both ends of Hwy 33 as it crosses through their town. " Image credit:Flickr, FreeWine TransCanada, our pipe surfing neighbor from the Great White North, has extended a gracious offer to the US State of Oklahoma. Per a TransCanada presser : "As the Department of State proceeds with its 90-day consultation period to determine if TransCanada Corporation's ... proposed Keystone XL pipeline is in the U.S. national interest, an independent economic study finds that the construction of the project should provide significant, positive contributions to the Oklahoma economy by stimulating over 14,400 person years of employment." How could the US State Department possibly refuse such an incredible offer? View the entire comment thread.