It’s been five years since the Keystone XL Pipeline’s application was submitted to the State Department for approval.
February Brings Bad News for the President
February 4, 2014
Today’s CBO report highlighting the damage the President’s health care law will do combined with the recent State Department report clearing the way for the Keystone XL Pipeline indicate that the President is in for another rough month. Obamacare A brand new report from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO)states that Obamacare will reduce the number ...
Obama’s Keystone XL decision: another delay for American jobs
April 25, 2014
American support for the Keystone XL pipeline has reached a new high. Sixty-one percent (61%) support building the major oil pipeline from Canada to Texas. The project would create more than 42,000 direct and indirect jobs nationwide, and would reduce American dependency on foreign oil by hundreds of thousands of barrels. President Obama has again delayed ...
5 Things the Keystone XL Pipeline Will Do to Build Our Economy
March 13, 2014
1) Create 42,100 jobs. ” Construction spending would support a combined total of approximately 42,100 jobs throughout the United States for the up to 2-year construction period.” (Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement, U.S. State Department, January 2014) 2) Create a more energy independent North America. Construction of the Pipeline would reduce U.S. dependency on non-Canadian foreign oil including oil from ...
Policy Feature Issue: Energy Policy under President Obama – More of the Same
January 28, 2014
In his State of the Union address, President Obama is expected to announce more of the same when it comes to U.S. energy policy. But what does this mean? More permitting delays? More regulation? More lawsuits? America deserves a true “all-of-the-above” energy policy that removes barriers to affordable, reliable domestic energy sources. The nation is ...