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A San Francisco Billionaire Just Bought
Obama and Delayed the Keystone XL Pipeline

Independent Journal Review, by Soopermexican

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Posted By:StormCnter, 4/19/2014 5:11:09 AM

While the media is obsessed with the Koch brothers this campaign season, a billionaire hedge fund manager from San Francisco just bought off the White House to the tune of $100 million in order to delay the Keystone XL pipeline decision. From Fox News: The Obama administration once again has punted on a final decision for the Keystone XL pipeline, announcing ahead of the holiday weekend it is extending a key review period indefinitely — a move that could push off a determination until after the midterm elections. (Snip)What you won’t hear about in mainstream media is how Billionaire Tom Seyer

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Japanorama, 4/19/2014 5:26:38 AM     (No. 9816551)

The hired help comes cheap.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 4/19/2014 6:20:18 AM     (No. 9816558)

Republican money is selfish, greedy, and wants poor people to die. Democrat money is generous and cares about social justice and fairness. Must be printed on different paper, or something.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Policom, 4/19/2014 6:25:08 AM     (No. 9816560)

So the O administration as sold out 10´s of thousand of good paying jobs, not to mention the benifit of the oil,for tv and newspaper ads. That should make the unions feel good. When are we going to Impeach this American Hating president and put him where he belongs? In a Prison cell.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: krause, 4/19/2014 6:31:51 AM     (No. 9816562)

I guess that´s the ploy. Reid daily blasting the Kochs, and the Bundys, while Steyer sneaks in the back door with a pocket full of money. Aren´t our public servants wonderful?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: StormCnter, 4/19/2014 6:37:44 AM     (No. 9816566)

#3, yesterday I was driving through a local shopping center and spotted a young man who had set up a table on the median, with banners and big signs saying "Stop if you want to impeach Obama". Many people had stopped.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MeiDei, 4/19/2014 7:36:00 AM     (No. 9816603)

I heard this a.m. that there´s also several big donors who would not be funding his library if this project goes through.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Starlady, 4/19/2014 7:36:21 AM     (No. 9816604)

On Fox News a few minutes ago, Tucker Carlson said there were about ten billionaires behind this that wouldn´t donate to Obama´s pResidential Library with hundreds of millions if he didn´t delay this decision. I believe reason this over the money for Democrats re-election this fall. Obama is all about himself.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: slab, 4/19/2014 7:42:10 AM     (No. 9816609)

Can´t forget the billionaire from Omaha who owns the oil trains.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Keekng, 4/19/2014 8:02:11 AM     (No. 9816623)

Every time I think about what Obama is doing to our country, I get nauseous.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: privateer, 4/19/2014 8:34:02 AM     (No. 9816656)

Perhaps the true meaning of the signs in 5 are "make your Gulag reservations now". They´ll know who you are and where you are (for now). Too bad we can´t expect our electeds to live up to their oath to the Consitution

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Reply 11 - Posted by: EnsignOToole, 4/19/2014 8:40:02 AM     (No. 9816660)

I believe that we can conclude from this news that Obama is a harlot. (Notice I didn´t use the ´who..´word or the ´pros.....´ word.) Harlot is just a little more sophisticated and I hope is acceptable for Ldotters to use.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Watlines, 4/19/2014 9:05:48 AM     (No. 9816691)

Betrayal isn´t new.

Two thousand years ago, it was 30 pieces of silver.

Today, it´s $100 million.

Inflation ...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 4/19/2014 9:09:16 AM     (No. 9816696)

Poster 8 cued me for this rant: Crony capitalist buffett makes hundreds of millions with his burlington northern oil trains. buffett also owns the union tank car company. Thus, handwringing by schumer and other democrats about unsafe oil tank cars and talk of an expensive government imposed retrofit of such cars is fake. The final insult is that state run media reports about sensational derailments and explosions of rail oil tankers don´t mention the name burlington northern.



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Reply 14 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 4/19/2014 10:17:42 AM     (No. 9816782)

Everyone knows there are no rich people in the Marxist democrat party. They are poor peons and without the help of rich people in the other party who have sympathy for them would never have a voice in government.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Pinchem, 4/19/2014 12:55:47 PM     (No. 9816987)

A reporter recently posted that there are more DEMOCRAT millionaires in Congress than Republican millionaires. Harry Reid needs to stop being a two faced hypocrite.

Whenever we see the name of the Koch Brothers brought up we should then mention to the lying Liberal the name of Buffett, Tom Seyer and a few others I can´t think of right off hand. I will look them up and use them every chance I get.


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Reply 16 - Posted by: bighambone, 4/19/2014 1:37:49 PM     (No. 9817034)

They are claiming the excuse for this delay is that a Nebraska state court is deliberating an issue related to the pipeline.

You have to wonder why this issue that is international in scope that also involves a number of states is being held up by a case in the Nebraska state court system, and why is it in that state court and not properly in the federal courts? It looks like it is because of environmental politics where they got some state judge to make a decision to the environmentalists favor instead of throwing the case out.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: stablemoney, 4/19/2014 2:12:04 PM     (No. 9817059)

The pipeline is being built. The last section across the U.S. and Canadian border will be finalized the day after Obama is gone.

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