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U.S. Senate fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline bill

November 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday failed the pass the bill authorizing the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. 

The bill failed 59-41. 

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U.S. Senate fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline bill

November 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday failed the pass the bill authorizing the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. 

The bill failed 59-41. 

Check back later for more on this story….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Keystone XL Senate vote hangs in balance after Obama remarks

November 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate scrambled on Monday to gather votes to pass a bill that authorizes the project to help send Canadian oil to the U.S. Gulf, a task made harder after President Barack Obama made his…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bills to approve Keystone pipeline could be headed to U.S. Senate, House

November 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Bills to take approval of the contentious Keystone XL pipeline from Canada out of the hands of the Obama administration could be headed for votes in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu, chair of t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven believes Keystone XL can now get 60 votes

November 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

A big night for U.S. Senate Republicans could mean big things for the nation’s energy industry, Sen. John Hoeven said late Tuesday.
The Republicans gained a majority in the Senate on Tuesday. They had a net gain of seven seats, giving them 52 seat…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Republicans push for Keystone XL: GOP leaders say pipeline is a top energy priority

October 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Republicans plan to put approval of the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline on a fast track early next year if they win a U.S. Senate majority in November, finally forcing President Barack Obama to make a tough call on the controvers…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

NOEM: Terrorism threat highlights need for Keystone pipeline

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

With conflicts arising in energy-rich areas of our world, the importance of North American energy independence to our wallets, economy and national security increases every day. Last week marked six years since permits were first filed to construct …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of North America’s most controversial pipeline projects has been in limbo for nearly a decade, and a decision from the U.S. president isn’t coming, North Dakota congressmen said Friday.
Despite the delay, neither side of the Keystone XL pipe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of North America’s most controversial pipeline projects has been in limbo for nearly a decade, and a decision from the U.S. president isn’t coming, North Dakota congressmen said Friday.
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US Senate panel advances bill to force Keystone XL approval

June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate Energy Committee advanced a bill on Wednesday that would force congressional approval of TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline project, but the measure seems unlikely to be taken up by the full Senate.
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