Obama Administration Rejects Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

On January 18, the Obama administration rejected the massive Keystone XL oil pipeline proposal.  While Republicans criticize the President’s decision as destroying potential job creation, environmentalists hail the decision because its approval could have spelled disaster for a global environment already overburdened by the burning of fossil fuels.

Obama blamed the Republicans in Congress for forcing his decision.

Click here for the NY Times account of this important decision.

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