19 Oct '11, 3pm

Tar sands activists & fmr Obama organizers demand President reject Keystone XL Pipeline #nokxl #green

Tar sands activists & fmr Obama organizers demand President reject Keystone XL Pipeline #nokxl #green

Grouping together with demonstrators from Occupy Wall Street, the group hand delivered a stack of 500 petitions to the Obama For America offices, demanding that the President deny a permit for the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline -- the environmental impact assessment for which has been called into question after allegations of corruption and cronyism in the State Department -- as well as instruct the Army Corps of Engineers to vote no on permitting fracking in the Delaware River Basin. The group was met by OFA's New York State field director Rob Diamond who, Tar Sands Action reports , gave "assurance that 'everyone from Chicago on down' hears our demands." Johannah Reimer for Tar Sands Action /CC BY 2.0 Congress Members Question State Department Objectivity On Keystone XL One day after the activist group delivered the petitions, 36 members of Congress sent letters to Presid...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/10/tar-sands-activis...

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