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Daily Archives: May 22nd, 2013

U.S. House passes bill to take decision on Keystone XL pipeline out of president’s hands

Excerpt: By a vote of two hundred and forty-one to one hundred and seventy-five, the U.S. House tonight opted to approve a Republican-backed bill that essentially seeks to give Canadian petroleum giant TransCanada final approval to build the Keystone XL pipeline through the American Midwest (and across the border into Alberta). Nineteen Democrats sided with two […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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