26 Feb '15, 11pm

Jim Webb, Democratic presidential hopeful, slams Obama over Keystone bill veto: This story was originally publ...

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Jim Webb is sounding increasingly serious about running for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016. Last week, National Journal’ s Bob Moser wrote a cover story wondering whether the former Virginia senator could “spark an anti-Hillary uprising,” in which Webb explained that his absence from the campaign trail this winter was, in part, the result of major knee surgery to fix problems leftover from his days in the Vietnam War. Webb struck his first blow against his fellow Democrats on Wednesday. But rather than targeting Clinton, his likely presidential opposition, he struck out against the party’s incumbent, President Barack Obama. In a series of tweets, Webb lashed out at the president for vetoing a bill that would have approved construction on the...

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Will President Obama Finally Stop The Keystone XL Pipeline?

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hybridcars.com 26 Feb '15, 8pm

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, center, speaks during an enrollment ceremony before signing the K...

No, Obama did not veto the Keystone XL pipeline

grist.org 25 Feb '15, 7pm

Normal people, who don’t follow every torturous twist and turn in the never-ending Keystone XL saga, would be forgiven for...

No, Obama did not veto the Keystone XL pipeline

grist.org 25 Feb '15, 7pm

Normal people, who don’t follow every torturous twist and turn in the never-ending Keystone XL saga, would be forgiven for...

The Keystone XL Pipeline: Nobody Won

The Keystone XL Pipeline: Nobody Won

renewableenergyworld.com 26 Feb '15, 3pm

It's been a long battle. More than five years of bickering by both sides. A Republican-led Congress took office almost two...

Indigenous Environmental Network Response to Presidential Veto of Keystone XL Bill

Indigenous Environmental Network Response to Pr...

ienearth.org 24 Feb '15, 9pm

“Vetoing KXL, Obama is showing that he’s listened to the Oceti Sakowin – Seven Council Fires of the Dakota, Nakota, Lakota...

Obama vetoes Keystone bill. You can thank @alec...

grist.org 24 Feb '15, 9pm

In a move that surprised absolutely no one, President Obama vetoed Congress’s latest attempt to push through Keystone toda...

Keystone XL Veto Override Fails in Senate

ecowatch.com 04 Mar '15, 8pm

The U.S. Senate today attempted to override President Obama’s veto of legislation that would force approval of the controv...

Obama vetoes Keystone bill. You can thank 30 Ro...

grist.org 24 Feb '15, 9pm

In a move that surprised absolutely no one, President Obama vetoed Congress’s latest attempt to push through Keystone toda...

Our statement on the President's veto of Congre...

350.org 24 Feb '15, 8pm

“This veto is conclusive proof that activism works. After four years of rallies, marches, sit-ins, and civil disobedience,...

Senate Bill Introduced To End Ethanol Mandate For Gasoline

Senate Bill Introduced To End Ethanol Mandate F...

greencarreports.com 27 Feb '15, 12pm

By Stephen Edelstein 107 views Feb 27, 2015 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Non-ethanol gasoline pump Enla...

Senate fails to override Obama’s Keystone XL ve...

inhabitat.com 06 Mar '15, 2pm

The Senate put one more nail in the Keystone XL Pipeline’s coffin yesterday when it failed to override President Obama’s v...