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OPINION: Counter Putin with action on Keystone XL

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

By The Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald

Why has Vladimir Putin succeeded? In part, because he understands the virtue of decisiveness. He acted: He assessed the risks of intervening in Ukraine, judged them acceptable, and gave the orders.

Mind you, the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OPINION: Counter Putin with action on Keystone XL

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

By The Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald

Why has Vladimir Putin succeeded? In part, because he understands the virtue of decisiveness. He acted: He assessed the risks of intervening in Ukraine, judged them acceptable, and gave the orders.

Mind you, the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

DC Democrats press on both sides of Keystone XL pipeline

October 21, 2011 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON Democratic lawmakers, split over whether to support a massive oil pipeline crossing the U.S.-Canada border, continue to lobby the Obama administration on both sides of the question.
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LETTER: Don’t rush into oil pipeline project

September 2, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Recently an article in The Daily Republic stated that the State Department report favors the U.S.-Canada pipeline. This is a $7 billion project that would run 1,700 miles from Texas to Canada carrying crude oil through at least five states. Continue Reading

Chu suggests US support for Canada oil pipeline

September 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) Canada’s status as a close U.S. ally should boost a plan to pipe oil from western Canada to the Gulf of Mexico, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu said in comments that signaled support for the massive $7 billion pipeline.
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SD Gov. Daugaard supports proposed Keystone XL line

September 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard reiterated his conditional support Wednesday for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
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OUR VIEW: Celebrity’s protest is misguided

September 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Daryl Hannah was arrested Tuesday in front of the White House as she protested the Keystone XL pipeline. Continue Reading

Nebraska governor requests denial of Keystone oil pipeline permit

September 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman urged President Barack Obama and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday to deny a federal permit for a pipeline that would carry Canadian oil over an aquifer that supplies drinking and irrigation water to parts of several states.
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