Obama vetoes Keystone XL bill, fight set to continue

February 24, 2015 by  
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President Obama has today—as expected—quietly vetoed a bill that sought to approve construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline . The bill passed both the Senate and the House in recent weeks, but as Obama has often repeated, he will wait for the State Department to complete its review of the proposed pipeline before making a final decision as to its fate. Read the rest of Obama vetoes Keystone XL bill, fight set to continue Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: canada , Climate Change , crude oil , Environment , environmental destuction , environmental protection agency , keystone , keystone xl , obama , oil , oil industry , oil sands , pipeline , presidential veto , senate , Sierra Club , state department , tar sands , Veto

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