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North Dakota Tribes to
Obama: Deregulate Energy

Daily Signal, by Philip Wegmann

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Posted By:Judy W., 6/15/2014 8:07:23 AM

President Obama will visit Cannonball, N.D., today, home of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation, to celebrate increased cooperation between tribal and federal governments. One issue, not on the official agenda but likely on the minds of several Native Americans leaders, is federal regulation of resources and the Keystone Pipeline. While North Dakota is experiencing one of the greatest oil booms in American history, several area reservations suffer from systemic poverty. In the Standing Rock Nation alone, unemployment rates hover around 80 percent. But in nearby Fort Berthold Reservation, jobless numbers have fallen below 2 percent,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: WAN2, 6/15/2014 8:28:19 AM     (No. 9886652)

Only those who believe in a free market will deregulate anything.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Civilservant, 6/15/2014 9:20:51 AM     (No. 9886702)

DE-regulating is to Democrats what Kryptonite is to Superman.
Ain´t gonna happen.
But now the Injuns are gonna be on Barky´s poop list. How dare they suggest so logical a thing!!


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Reply 3 - Posted by: altoona, 6/15/2014 9:28:24 AM     (No. 9886710)

Amazed that the Standing Rock Sioux´s support for the Keystone Pipeline ever made the news, so good for The Daily Signal, and these tribal leaders.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: eoddad, 6/15/2014 9:51:44 AM     (No. 9886737)

The guy who took over banking and health care and a whole lot more ain´t gona like to hear this.

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