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Kate Sheppard

Mary Landrieu's Keystone Bill Close To Passing Senate | Kate Sheppard | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Legislation to force the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline picked up support Thursday as more Democratic senators signed on to Sen. M...

Without Keystone, Oil Trains Could Cause 6 Deaths A Year

Reuters | Posted 04.05.2014 | Green

Feb 3 (Reuters) - Replacing the Keystone XL pipeline with oil-laden freight trains from Canada may result in an average of six addit...

House Prepares For Fifth Vote On Keystone XL In 2 Years

Reuters | Posted 06.18.2012 | Green

* Wednesday vote is fourth for House on pipeline * White House has threatened to veto bill * Rep Lee Ter...

PHOTOS: A Look Back At Keystone XL Protests

Posted 01.19.2012 | Green

After Obama announced Wednesday that he was rejecting TransCanada's permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline, many environmental groups rejoiced over ...

Obama Has Gotten Himself Stuck in the Oil Sands

Peter Navarro | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics
Peter Navarro

When Congress forced the Obama administration to stop dithering on its decision to support the Keystone XL Pipeline, it revealed a White House's determined to cleave to ideology in the face of all common sense.

President Obama Stands Up to Big Oil

Robert Redford | Posted 03.19.2012 | Green
Robert Redford

Let's face it: Big Oil is used to getting its way. But not today... and we have President Obama to thank for standing up to them in spite of the political risk. This was a prime-time fight. The oil giants made sure of that.

Obama, Congress Kick Off New Year Locked In Keystone Fight

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 03.03.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and Congress are starting the election year locked in a tussle over a proposed 1,700-mile oil pipeline from ...

GOP Bill Would Force Action On Keystone XL

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 01.30.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON — Angered by President Barack Obama's delay of a proposed oil pipeline from Canada, Senate Republicans are moving to force him to act...

Obama: No Decision On Keystone XL Pipeline

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and MATTHEW DALY | Posted 12.26.2011 | Green

DENVER — President Barack Obama said Wednesday his administration has made no decision on whether a Canadian company can proceed with plans for ...

A Short, Befuddling Visit to Perryland and Obamaville

Asher Miller | Posted 10.25.2011 | Green
Asher Miller

For someone like Obama who is fully aware of both the climate crisis and peak oil, it's hard to justify the XL Pipeline. But that means he has to name it... this global warming thing... and I'm not sure he has the courage.