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Keystone XL Benefits Too
Great To Allow More Delays

Investor´s Business Daily, by Senator Fred Upton

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 3/15/2013 7:31:49 PM

When it comes to producing jobs, economic growth, energy security and more affordable gasoline prices for struggling Americans, the pending Keystone XL pipeline project includes some history worth repeating. TransCanada, a Canadian energy company, has proposed the Keystone XL pipeline expansion to carry nearly a million additional barrels of oil from Alberta to U.S. refineries in the Midwest and Gulf Coast. The pipeline would create thousands of direct and indirect jobs and give Americans access to long-term, safe North American energy supplies. Keystone XL could play a role in moderating high gas prices by increasing the supply of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Guard SGT (ret), 3/15/2013 7:40:00 PM     (No. 9227280)

Senator Fred Upton???? Give me a break!!!

It is Representative Upton from Michigan´s 6th District. I know this I am in the 6th.

I have heard rumors that Rep. Upton is thinking about running to replace Senator Levin.

Is Fred already claiming Victory????

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Reply 2 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 3/15/2013 8:09:20 PM     (No. 9227331)

Obama wants to trade Keystone for Global Warming (GW)legislation. I say no. Once we go there there is no going back. Keystone can be taken away, GW cannot.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: octrojan, 3/15/2013 8:15:08 PM     (No. 9227339)

As long as Upton´s niece campaigns with him, I´m fine with it!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 3/15/2013 8:23:51 PM     (No. 9227350)

The latest Zippy "excuse" - - is that the State Dept. is still reviewing it.

Huh? What in the world does State have to do with an oil pipeline - - other than to determine whether or not the other country is a friend or an enemy?

I mean - - how long does it take to determine whether Canada is a friend or a foe? Wait - - let me try - - ummm - - ummm - - Canada - - ummm - - I´ve got it! Canada is a FRIEND!

There - - I just saved State another six months and a few dozen million dollars!

Who does Zippy think he´s fooling with that ploy?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 3/15/2013 8:48:48 PM     (No. 9227376)

Obama has other interests than the benefits to the Country. He has to count votes and add up the money that the party will receive before making up his mind.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 3/15/2013 8:53:07 PM     (No. 9227382)

You can thank McUpton for the incandescent light bulb ban.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Sanspeur, 3/15/2013 9:06:00 PM     (No. 9227405)

Fast Eddie , the least bright bulb of the rinos ???? Eat worms ....

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Reply 8 - Posted by: harper, 3/15/2013 11:10:12 PM     (No. 9227530)

This is a third rail for the Dems. Lose this one, and with domestic frakking allowed to proceed, the entire Dem guilt driven America-bashing agenda could be undermined. Where would they and their cohorts at the UN be if the mideast became unimportant? No more power for the crazies, no more guilt tripping and hand wringing for the Dems. The Euroweenies and Chicomms could fight over muslim oil supplies. We could gift them the UN as a bonus...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Spidey, 3/16/2013 4:59:41 AM     (No. 9227662)

What people don´t get is the real theory on left wing wealth redistribution. Number one,it´s destroying the middle class and private enterprise to be taken over by huge left wing consortiums.Liberal distribution super enriches white liberals while throwing a few peanuts to poor liberals for their votes.In the process the self sufficient person goes broke being cut off from capital to create new wealth or simply maintain what they have.

There´s a looming possibility that Obama could declare SS insolvent and steal 401K accounts to cover the supposed shortfalls. Shortfalls,artificially created by killing jobs and a lack of FICA taxes being collected.Of course we all know the government steals from the trust fund for the normal budget..

For all we know the booming stock market has been goosed by Bernake so there´s more wealth there to grab by Obama thugs.

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