20 Dec '11, 12am

Greens poised to win on Keystone, refuse to act like it

Greens poised to win on Keystone, refuse to act like it

Cheer up! We're winning! Like everyone else, I have no idea how this fight over the payroll tax bill is going to play out. Things looked resolved on Saturday when the Senate voted 89 to 10 for a compromise bill. House majority leader John Boehner said it was a "good deal ." But then, as usual, the House Tea Party Preschool caucus threw a fit , Boehner backpedaled like mad, and now everything's up in the air . Boehner may force an up-or-down vote on the Senate's bill tonight, or he might do ... something else. Anyway, the big news for greens was that, after stating categorically that he would reject any bill that tied the payroll tax cut to an accelerated schedule for the Keystone XL pipeline review, Obama ... accepted one . The Senate version of the bill mandates that he (or rather, the State Dept.) make a decision about the pipeline within two months. Now. This was a pivo...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/politics/2011-12-19-greens-poised-to...

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