Keystone XL pipeline

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Obama Expected To Decide On Proposed Keystone XL Pipeline In Next Couple Of Months

President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting Monday that he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, two Republican governors said.


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Keystone XL Pipeline Runs Into Roadblock Following Nebraska Judge’s Ruling

Just as pressure was building on President Barack Obama to make a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline that would carry oil from Canada to refineries in Texas, the project ran into another obstacle — and it came again from Nebraska.


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Obama Defends US Process On Keystone XL

President Barack Obama is defending the lengthy process the U.S. is using to decide whether to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.


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AP: Obama Understates Keystone XL Pipeline Jobs By Thousands

President Barack Obama has revived debate about the number of jobs that would be created by the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.


Protesters hold signs against the building of the Keystone XL Pipeline, a 1,980-mile (3,200-kilometer) conduit for oil from Canada's tar sands region to the US Gulf Coast, outside a Democratic event with US President Barack Obama. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Arrest 55 Keystone XL Pipeline Protesters

Police officers in Washington say 55 people were arrested during a protest against the Keystone XL pipeline.


The top Democratic leaders in the House hashed out their to-do list Wednesday at a suppertime powwow with President Barack Obama. (RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Democrats, Obama Discuss To-Do List Over Dinner At Upscale Hotel

The top Democratic leaders in the House hashed out their to-do list Wednesday at a suppertime powwow with President Barack Obama.


President Barack Obama speaks at the southern site of the Keystone XL pipeline on March 22, 2012 in Cushing, Okla. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Alberta Premier: Obama Rejecting Keystone XL Pipeline Would Be ‘Significant Thorn’ in Canada-US Relations

If the Obama administration rejects the Keystone XL pipeline, it would be a significant thorn in Canadian-U.S. relations, Alberta’s premier said Wednesday.


WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: Daryl Hannah is arrested during the Keystone XL Pipeline Protest at Lafayette Park on February 13, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Leigh Vogel/Getty Images)

Celebs, Enviros Arrested At White House Pipeline Protest

Celebrities and environmental activists, including lawyer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and civil rights leader Julian Bond, were arrested Wednesday after tying themselves to the White House gate to protest the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada.


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53 Senators Ramp Up Pressure On Obama By Urging Quick Approval Of Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

More than half the Senate on Wednesday urged quick approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, ramping up pressure on President Barack Obama to move ahead with the project just days after he promised in his inaugural address to respond vigorously to the threat of climate change.


Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, talks to reporters after a House GOP Conference meeting at the U.S. Captiol on Jan. 22, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Boehner: ‘No Bureaucratic Excuse’ For Obama To Further Delay Keystone XL Pipeline

Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman’s approval of a revised route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline puts the long-delayed project back in the hands of the federal government.