Keystone XL

Extent of Obama's executive reach often in eye of beholder

When it comes to President Barack Obama exerting presidential powers, Republicans have made it clear they want to keep him in check. Read more »

March 9, 2015

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Senate fails to override Obama's veto of pipeline bill

The Senate on Wednesday failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to construct the Keystone XL pipeline, the first of many confrontations between the... Read more »

March 4, 2015


GOP leaders are struggling to show they really are in charge

Two months into full Republican control of Congress, GOP leaders are struggling to demonstrate they really are in charge. Read more »

Feb. 28, 2015


Calling for cooperation, Obama engages in confrontation

Amid appeals for bipartisanship, President Barack Obama in just three days has provoked Republicans on issues as disparate as immigration, Wall Street and the Keystone... Read more »

Feb. 25, 2015


Pipeline alternatives exist to creating jobs

The Keystone XL would reportedly create roughly 42,000 jobs, most of them construction jobs lasting about 19 weeks. This sounds like a lot of jobs, but 257,000 were... Read more »

Feb. 25, 2015


Defying GOP, Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill

Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power... Read more »

Feb. 24, 2015


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