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5 Ways President Trump Spells Doom For The Environment

Donald Trump’s most enduring legacy as president may be the lasting damage he does to the environment. The Trump administration will likely be filled with people who will benefit financially from more fracking, more industrial agriculture and factory farms, and expanded deregulation masquerading as trade policy.

November 11, 2016

Energy Beggars No More, We Can Be Choosy

The Obama administration has finally passed judgment on the Keystone XL pipeline, and it’s a thumbs-down. The environmental arguments against it have always been impeccable. But it took America’s turn toward energy independence to cut down the economic case for it.

November 10, 2015

Murdoch’s HarperCollins Deletes (Some) Errors From Kindle Version Of ‘Clinton Cash’

At least a dozen additional errors await correction by author Peter Schweizer and his publisher.

May 14, 2015

Senate Fails To Override Obama’s Veto Of Keystone XL Pipeline

The Senate’s dream of forcing President Obama to sign off on Keystone XL is dead.

March 4, 2015

Stephen Harper’s Petro-State Is Built On Tar Sands

Keystone XL may not be that important to the American economy, but it’s absolutely critical for Canada.

February 25, 2015

Obama Vetoes Keystone Pipeline Bill, Heightening Clash With GOP

President Obama has officially rejected Congress’ Keystone XL bill.

February 24, 2015
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Forging Our Future

Some leaders are taking climate concerns and the need for greener energy more seriously than others.

February 19, 2015

Obama Should Gut It Out; Ditching Keystone Is A No-Brainer

The arguments for Keystone XL are getting weaker and weaker.

February 5, 2015

With Veto Threats To Congress, Obama Is Saying ‘Yes’ To His Policies

How President Obama can turn the veto into a political asset.

February 4, 2015

Senate Approves Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Despite Veto Threat

After three weeks and nearly 50 amendment votes, the Senate has passed a Keystone XL bill.

January 29, 2015

Senate Debates 18 Amendments To Keystone Pipeline Bill

Congressional Republicans don’t intend to let reality stop their Keystone XL push.

January 29, 2015
Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky speaking at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland.

Keystone Backers Predict Final Senate Passage By Weekend

The Senate is on track to pass a Keystone XL bill — but President Obama’s veto pen looms large.

January 27, 2015
Environmental activists protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, in New York on May 13, 2013

Keystone XL Owner Files Eminent Domain Proceedings For Nebraska Land

TransCanada is taking a controversial new step in its quest to build the Keystone XL pipeline.

January 20, 2015

5 Ways That Republicans Will Respond To The State Of The Union

You don’t have to wait to find out how the GOP will attack President Obama’s big speech.

January 20, 2015

The Pipeline To Nowhere

Cheap oil is bankrupting the financial rationale for building the Keystone XL.

January 16, 2015

Veto Showdown Over Keystone Escalates As House Passes Legislation

A Keystone XL bill just took one step closer to reaching President Obama’s desk.

January 9, 2015
Environmental activists protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, in New York on May 13, 2013

Nebraska Supreme Court Rules On Keystone XL Pipeline

A major hurdle to constructing the pipeline has been removed.

January 9, 2015

Congress Is Ready To Pass Keystone, But Is Pipeline Even Viable?

As Washington goes to war over Keystone XL, the pipeline’s economics look more questionable than ever.

January 7, 2015
Environmental activists protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, in New York on May 13, 2013

Obama Keystone Threat Sets Up Veto Battles On Republican Agenda

President Obama has vetoed fewer bills than any U.S. president since Garfield — but that’s about to change.

January 7, 2015
Members of the House of Representatives meet on Capitol Hill on January 6, 2015 in Washington, DC

Obama, Republicans Clash As New Congress Convenes

So much for the new era of cooperation.

January 6, 2015
Environmental activists protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, in New York on May 13, 2013

White House: Obama Would Veto Keystone Pipeline Bill

The White House has finally taken an explicit position on Keystone XL legislation.

January 6, 2015
Mitch McConnell, now the Senate Majority leader, speaks to media on December 16, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC

Keystone Debate To Test Waters Of New Senate

Mitch McConnell will get a quick opportunity to show whether his caucus can govern.

January 6, 2015
Mitch McConnell, now the Senate Majority leader, speaks to media on December 16, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC

Slew Of Challenges For Republican-Led U.S. Congress In 2015

Expect a series of heated clashes between Congress and President Obama in months to come.

January 5, 2015

Democrats Could Uphold Obama Veto Of Pipeline Legislation, Schumer Says

Senate Democrats aren’t budging on Keystone XL.

January 5, 2015

Keystone XL Pipeline Teed Up As First Debate In The New GOP-Controlled Senate

The Republican obsession with the controversial pipeline is continuing unabated.

December 16, 2014