Keystone XL

House overwhelmingly approves Keystone XL pipeline

The House overwhelmingly passed a bill Friday authorizing the Keystone XL oil pipeline, despite a renewed pledge by the White House to veto the legislation after a... Read more »

Jan. 9, 2015

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Nebraska high court tosses suit over Keystone pipeline route

Nebraska's highest court threw out a challenge Friday to a proposed route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline, even though a majority of judges agreed the landowners who... Read more »

Jan. 9, 2015


Senate panel approves Keystone bill despite veto threat

A bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline cleared a key Senate committee Thursday, setting up a fight next week pitting newly empowered Republicans against... Read more »

Jan. 8, 2015


Ready, set, showdown: New GOP leader, Obama lining up fights

The new Senate majority leader and President Barack Obama aren't wasting any time setting up showdowns. Read more »

Jan. 8, 2015


Obama issues 3 veto threats in 2 days

The White House threatened more vetoes Wednesday against top-priority legislation of the new, Republican-controlled Congress, and GOP leaders said they intend to keep... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2015


Obama: 'America's resurgence is real'

Declaring an American economic resurgence, President Barack Obama opened a three-state swing Wednesday aimed at claiming credit for recent growth and blunting the... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2015

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