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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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Hoeven calls out Harry Reid in debate

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., decried U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid during an energy debate on Tuesday for stopping a vote on the Keystone XL pipeline project.

On Monday, Reid did not allow a vote on the controversial project af…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven calls out Harry Reid in debate

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., decried U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid during an energy debate on Tuesday for stopping a vote on the Keystone XL pipeline project.

On Monday, Reid did not allow a vote on the controversial project af…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

From bomb thrower to team player: Billionaire stands against Keystone XL project

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

As Boston Red Sox fans streamed into Fenway Park last April for an early-season baseball game, a small plane circled above, towing a banner that read “Steve Lynch for Oil Evil Empire.”
Downtown, truck-mounted video screens looped attack ads agai…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Industry poll: 70 percent Americans support Keystone XL

April 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The American Petroleum Institute is using a new poll to show Americans’ support for the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.

With the latest delay — the State Department on Friday said federal agencies needed more time to review the project in li…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dennis: Keystone XL delays get embarrassing

April 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

The stakes couldn’t have been higher when President Barack Obama faced the “Go/No go” decision to get Osama bin Laden. A disastrous outcome would have haunted his administration. It would have been even more humiliating than the Desert One deba…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Democratic senators press Obama for Keystone XL decision by May 31

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Eleven U.S. Democratic senators on Thursday urged President Barack Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada’s Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada to the U.S. Gulf Coast no later than May 31.

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Democratic senators press Obama for Keystone XL decision by May 31

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Eleven U.S. Democratic senators on Thursday urged President Barack Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada’s Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada to the U.S. Gulf Coast no later than May 31.

“We need a …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Transportation debate: As safety questions persist, crude oil transportation modes show differing records

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

As the national debate over the safety of crude oil transportation continues to swirl, two high-profile North Dakota incidents illustrate the risks associated with moving the commodity.

More than 865,000 gallons of crude oil spewed out of an under…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Transportation debate: As safety questions persist, crude oil transportation modes show differing records

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

As the national debate over the safety of crude oil transportation continues to swirl, two high-profile North Dakota incidents illustrate the risks associated with moving the commodity.

More than 865,000 gallons of crude oil spewed out of an under…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com