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Stories Tagged "Keystone XL Pipeline"

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Speaker enrolls Keystone bill, urges Obama to sign it

posted on February 13, 2015 at 2:57 PM

Congress' Republican leadership has made it official, formally enrolling legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline and urging President Barack Obama to sign it. Full Story

Obama Budget Tops $4 trillion

posted on February 6, 2015 at 4:55 PM

Obama Budget Tops $4 trillion
President Obama launched his 2015 legislative agenda this week to a Congress controlled by Republicans for the first time in his tenure. Full Story

Market to Market (January 30, 2015)

posted on January 30, 2015 at 7:26 PM

Market to Market (January 30, 2015)
Full Program: Senate Republicans make good on their promise to advance the Keystone XL pipeline. Renewable fuel supporters blast Obama Administration plans to cut the amount of ethanol in U.S. gas tanks. Market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

Senate Passes Keystone Construction Bill, Veto Threat Looms

posted on January 30, 2015 at 4:46 PM

Senate Passes Keystone Construction Bill, Veto Threat Looms
President Obama launched his 2015 legislative agenda this week to a Congress controlled by Republicans for the first time in his tenure. Full Story

Obama launches '15 agenda with address and a wink

posted on January 23, 2015 at 6:17 PM

Obama launches '15 agenda with address and a wink
President Obama launched his 2015 legislative agenda this week to a Congress controlled by Republicans for the first time in his tenure. Full Story

Senate Takes Up Debate on Keystone XL Pipeline

posted on January 16, 2015 at 5:48 PM

Senate Takes Up Debate on Keystone XL Pipeline
From the opening salvo, partisan bickering over TransCanada’s proposed conduit to deliver Canadian oil sands crude to refineries in the Gulf of Mexico reverberated through the Senate. Full Story

The biggest stories in rural America in 2014

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:02 PM

The biggest stories in rural America in 2014
2014 was full of big stories impacting rural America. Politics, protests and policymaking played out across the country, including discussions aimed at cutting the amount of ethanol in renewable fuel mandates. Full Story

Market to Market (November 21, 2014)

posted on November 21, 2014 at 5:21 PM

Market to Market (November 21, 2014)
Full Program: President Obama sidesteps Congress to reform immigration policy on his own. A lame duck Senate puts up yet another roadblock for the Keystone XL Pipeline. We visit a contest where competitors don husking hooks for a battle of the bangboards. Market... Full Story

US and China Reach Milestone Agreement on Climate Change

posted on November 14, 2014 at 5:53 PM

US and China Reach Milestone Agreement on Climate Change
Putting differences aside this week, the United States and China, the world’s top two emitters of greenhouse gases, announced a groundbreaking deal to combat climate change. Full Story

Protestors Urge World Leaders to Minimize Impact on Climate

posted on October 3, 2014 at 6:07 PM

Protestors Urge World Leaders to Minimize Impact on Climate
Over 7,000 concert goers descended on the small town of Neligh, Nebraska to hear musicians lend their voices in the fight over the Keystone XL pipeline. Music legends Willie Nelson and Neil Young added their voices in support of Bold Nebraska, a... Full Story

Market to Market (October 3, 2014)

posted on October 3, 2014 at 5:40 PM

Market to Market (October 3, 2014)
Full Program: Willie Nelson blasts a controversial proposal to build the Keystone XL pipeline, USDA analysts offer a mixed assessment of U.S. grain and oilseed supplies and conservation efforts by farmers help fishermen angle for a better catch. Market... Full Story

Oil pipeline opponents plan concert in cornfield

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to the Gulf Coast. Full Story

Federal Watchdog: Pipeline Safety Oversight Shoddy

posted on May 9, 2014 at 11:46 AM

In a report released Friday, the Transportation Department's inspector general says the federal effort is so riddled with weaknesses that it's not possible to ensure states are enforcing pipeline safety. Full Story

Senate Takes Up Energy Bill Amid Keystone Squabble

posted on May 9, 2014 at 11:31 AM

Senators voted 79-20 to take up an energy efficiency bill that Keystone supporters want to amend with language authorizing immediate construction of the proposed pipeline from Canada to the United States. Full Story

Pipeline Supporters Seek Quick Senate Vote

posted on May 2, 2014 at 10:54 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a struggle steeped in election-year politics, supporters of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline are seeking a swift Senate vote on legislation to approve construction of the project that environmentalists oppose strongly... Full Story
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