18 May '11, 10pm

Demanding Hillary Clinton's E-Mail - Now: The secretary of state will rule on construction of an oil pipeline th...

Demanding Hillary Clinton's E-Mail - Now: The secretary of state will rule on construction of an oil pipeline th...

The Canadian company TransCanada is hoping to win State Department approval of construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would carry “oil sands” oil to the Gulf Coast for refining. To this end, it has spent $310,000 this year lobbying in Washington for the cause. Associated Press Hillary Clinton at work on Tuesday. Its principal lobbyist is a man named Paul Elliott. Remember him? He was a deputy director of Hilary Clinton’s presidential campaign three years ago. Environmental and ethics groups are crying foul. Last year they filed a request under the Freedom of Information Act for any correspondence between the new lobbyist and his former boss, Secretary of State Clinton, who will ultimately have to sign off on the pipeline. The State Department first refused, then later said it would comply with the request. But it has not yet produced the requested documents, and o...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/05/18/demanding-hilla...

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