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Streyer vows to aid
anti-Keystone Lawmakers

Politico, by Andrew Rustuccia

Original Article

Posted By:tisHimself, 4/18/2014 10:11:24 PM

Good news for lawmakers who oppose the Keystone XL oil pipeline: San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer has got your back. Steyer, the hedge-fund-trader-turned-anti-Keystone-activist, pledged Thursday to leverage his largely self-funded super PAC to support members of Congress who come under attack for their opposition to the proposed Canada-to-Texas pipeline. Some Democrats on the Hill have faced Keystone-related attacks not just from Republicans but also from Democratic-friendly labor activists who support the project.

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Please split headline properly as seen on website. LCom Staff.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lala, 4/18/2014 10:41:31 PM     (No. 9816392)

Yes, broadcast your opposition to jobs, to energy independence, to security. Tell the world. Voters, pay attention.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: hoopsfan, 4/18/2014 11:04:20 PM     (No. 9816412)

More mindless drivel from Politico.

It´s all a big game for them; no concept of actual policy issues, what´s true and what´s pure hot air.

Substantive reasons to oppose Keystone?
none


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Reply 3 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 4/19/2014 8:58:20 AM     (No. 9816683)

Who would have thought that it takes this guy´s money PLUS Bloomberg´s $50mil to pay for the funeral of the current Senate majority?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: eoddad, 4/19/2014 9:41:26 AM     (No. 9816743)

Handful of billionaires own the democrats.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Doctor P, 4/19/2014 2:47:15 PM     (No. 9817082)

A Soros by any other name reeks the same

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