Obama rejects oil-pipeline plan
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
Posted 13h 56m ago
WASHINGTON In a politically explosive decision, President Barack Obama on Wednesday rejected plans for a massive oil pipeline through the heart of the United States, ruling there was not enough time for a fair review before a looming deadline forced on him by Republicans. His move did not kill the project but could again delay a tough choice for him until after the November elections.
http://www.usatoday.com/USCP/PNI/NEWS/2 … e_ST_U.htm
even Democrats are unhappy with this decision.Jobs are needed now and this would certainly help
Obama is for the pipeline. He is only negating it cause he is coming up for reelection. After his reelection he will sign the bill for it 'with regret'.
by Zubair Ahmed 6 years ago
Palestinians are hoping to get their own state recognised by the UN. The only country with veto power that has said that they would use it is US. Even though Obama and Bush before both stated that they would back a state bid by Palestine. So why this double standard?
by retief2000 3 years ago
Obama's wars for oil, is this just the latest?Libya, Yemen and now Iraq/Syria - is this just the latest war for oil that Obama is waging? Libyan oil supplies Italy and France, the war there was to protect that flow. Obama destroyed Qaddafi just to replace him with something worse. Is Syria next and...
by Nathan Orf 5 years ago
What do you want the President to do if elected, or reelected?If Obama is reelected, what do you think he should do in the next four years? If Mitt Romney becomes the next President, what should he be doing? Why do you think so?
by ptosis 21 months ago
None of this matters any more: I'm pissing in the wind because Trump is a major investor - now Prez:Offshoot of another thread of government force, http://hubpages.com/politics/forum/1389 … d-control-Since a lot of the discussion involved DAPL, this is the rights of government and the public...
by Inventurist 5 years ago
Did China pressure Obama to back off Keystone Pipeline and disquise it as favoring his base?The "Greenies" all wanted to stop the Keystone Pipeline. China wanted the oil and told Obama to back off. Obama has covered his being slapped down by making it appear he would cave to his base....
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How is this going to help anyone? We'll be forced to buy heath insurance or we'll be fined. I'll bet we'll be paying for more than ourselves. If the poor need assitance to get shelter and food how in the hell are they going to pay for their insurance? I know who will pay! If we have to pay for our...
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