02/20/14 07:00 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Keystone XL pipeline route through Nebraska faces months of legal delays as an obscure state commission now tasked with reviewing the project said Thursday it won't budge until the state courts decide whether the path approved by Gov. Dave Heineman is invalid. A...
By Thomas Sowell | 02/20/14 03:41 PM
Politics is often like war. Unfortunately, politicians, the media and the voting public seldom have the same degree of realism and discipline with which professional soldiers fight wars. You can indulge your emotions and base your decisions on wishful thinking in politics, in a way that you are...
By Ashe Schow | 02/20/14 12:13 PM
At least something important came from the meetings between President Obama, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. It might not have been an agreement to build the Keystone XL pipeline, but the leaders will be working together to preserve the monarch...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/19/14 10:07 PM
President Obama on Wednesday defended the administration's review of the Keystone XL pipeline, while allowing that the process might seem “laborious” to Canada, which has urged the U.S. to quickly approve the project.
By Zack Colman | 02/19/14 04:22 PM
A Nebraska court blocked construction of the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline through its state Wednesday, as it ruled the Nebraska law that approved a new route pushed by builder TransCanada Corp. unconstitutional.
By Mark Tapscott | 02/13/14 08:49 AM
A split is emerging in Big Green's ranks over whether to up the ante and go to civil disobedience in opposing the Keystone XL pipeline or to recognize a futile effort for what it is and move on to more effective venues for environmental activism. On the one hand, as the Washington Examiner's...
By Timothy P. Carney | 02/12/14 03:25 PM
Any time government intervenes in the economy, somebody's making money. Environmentalists' efforts to block Keystone will be good news for those who own the alternative means of shipping oil. Lachlan Markay at the Free Beacon poked around and found this interesting tidbit: Democrats who...
By Ashe Schow | 02/12/14 01:46 PM
An obscure radical environmentalist group opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline is planning a March 2 protest march to the White House "to prepare for civil disobedience." XL Dissent, which describes itself as made up of campus-based environmental activists from around the country, will meet at...
By Mark Tapscott | 02/12/14 09:03 AM
Imagine looking out your living room window late at night and seeing in your front yard a torch-carrying mob threatening you with violence. That's what happened to oil pipeline company executive Mark Maki recently, according to journalist Lachlan Markay. Maki is president and director of...
By Washington Examiner staff reports | 02/07/14 11:37 AM
Billionaire climate activist and Keystone XL foe Tom Steyer's political action committee is asking supporters to select a Senate candidate to target in a new TV attack advertisement -- and one of the choices is Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La.
By Washington Examiner | 02/07/14 05:35 AM
It appears increasingly clear that the proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline project is being studied to death as President Obama dithers over whether to approve it. The massive project to move Canadian oil to American refineries should already be under construction, but the president can't...
By Zack Colman | 02/05/14 05:58 PM
Billionaire climate activist and Keystone XL foe Tom Steyer's political action committee is asking people to vote on the next Senate candidate to target with a TV attack advertisement -- and one of them is Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La. Steyer's NextGen Climate PAC typically bashes Republicans for...
By Ashe Schow | 02/05/14 02:14 PM
Salazar, speaking at the North American Prospect Expo, said the pipeline would be beneficial for the country, since the U.S. would be using that oil regardless of whether it's built.
02/04/14 02:57 PM
Editorial cartoon by Nate Beeler/Cagle Cartoons.
02/04/14 01:00 PM
Speaker John Boehner, joined by other House Republicans, continues to put pressure on the White House over building the Keystone XL pipeline.
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