Keystone XL Keystone XL en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:03:53 MST Newspapers Charles Krauthammer: The real reason Republicans winning the 2014 Senate matters Memo to the GOP: Win the Senate, then enact an agenda and dare the president to veto it. Show the country what you stand for.... Thu, 02 Oct 2014 21:05:00 MDT Michael Gerson: Obama's global war on straw men After 5½ years, President Obama finally has a foreign policy doctrine all his own, which White House aides summarize as:... Mon, 02 Jun 2014 20:14:39 MDT Obama administration to unveil power plant emissions limits soon; move worries Democrats Within weeks, President Barack Obama's administration is set to unveil unprecedented emissions limits on power plants across... Wed, 07 May 2014 16:14:03 MDT Congress returns to work to do the bare minimum Congress gets back to work Monday after a two-week vacation, and it's looking like lawmakers will do what they do best: the... Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:27:36 MDT Heitkamp finds identity as Obama energy critic President Barack Obama's energy policies lack "consistency." His rhetoric may be all-of-the-above but that is "not what we see." Sun, 13 Apr 2014 09:35:54 MDT 11 Senate Democrats to Obama: Approve Keystone XL Eleven Senate Democrats are urging President Barack Obama to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by the end of May. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:21:41 MDT Kathleen Parker: Underestimating the intelligence of the American public? Mostly the Democratic campaign agenda reflects desperation: If all you can do is attack your opponent, chances are you have... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT What Republicans and Democrats increasingly have in common The damaging quest for ideological purity doesn’t resign itself to Republicans alone, according to the co-founders of... Sat, 22 Mar 2014 21:17:07 MDT Democrats grapple with dilemma on Keystone XL pipeline Democrats are grappling with an election-year dilemma posed by the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:53:03 MDT Marco Rubio: Give cellphone companies more access to government-controlled airwaves Pitching himself as an ally to Silicon Valley, presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio proposed giving cellphone companies more... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:35:19 MDT My view: Missing out on a huge economic opportunity Today our energy policies seem to stem from a culture in Washington that cares more about creating new rules and regulations... Tue, 01 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Obama's no-negotiation stance setting new tone This time, President Barack Obama says, he's not budging. This is the confrontational Obama, the "Make my day" president,... Fri, 27 Sep 2013 09:58:49 MDT Senate set to OK budget bill, but fight not over A potential government shutdown hurtling ever closer, the Democratic-led Senate moved Friday toward approving legislation... Fri, 27 Sep 2013 08:51:41 MDT Senate set to OK budget bill, but fight not over A potential government shutdown hurtling ever closer, the Democratic-led Senate moved Friday toward passing legislation... Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 MDT Obama begins Martha's Vineyard vacation President Barack Obama opened the first summer vacation of his second term Saturday on Martha's Vineyard, trading Washington... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 16:33:16 MDT In our opinion: President Barack Obama's 'grand bargain' Congress is packing up to go home for the summer, and among the many things left hanging in the air is a so-called "grand... Fri, 09 Aug 2013 14:19:29 MDT What others say: Ronald Reagan history serves as good model in environmental affairs Need a role model for federal governments involvement in the environment? Look to Reagan. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 14:45:00 MDT In our opinion: Lessons from Quebec The calamity of a train derailment in Quebec Province is casting new light on the debate over the controversial Keystone... Thu, 11 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT 40 still missing in deadly Canada oil train crash Hazardous conditions slowed firefighters' attempts Monday afternoon to search for some 40 people still missing after a... Mon, 08 Jul 2013 15:50:32 MDT Letters: Stop expanding fossil fuels The Deseret News "What Others Say" editorial concluded that Obama should approve the Keystone XL pipeline ("Expand Keystone... Sat, 06 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT What others say: Approve Keystone XL President Barack Obama's push to put a new emphasis on curbing greenhouse gas emissions had the feel of wishful thinking. He... Wed, 03 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Obama opposes GOP bill on Keystone XL oil pipeline The White House says President Barack Obama opposes a House bill that would speed approval of the proposed Keystone XL oil... Tue, 21 May 2013 14:07:53 MDT Obama: 'Our focus cannot drift' from jobs, economy Trying to reset the agenda amid scandal in Washington, President Barack Obama turned his attention Friday to the economy and... Fri, 17 May 2013 21:06:28 MDT Obama focusing on job creation in Baltimore visit President Barack Obama is leaving behind scandal-focused Washington to focus on the country's slowly improving jobs picture. Fri, 17 May 2013 09:25:56 MDT Letters: VAWA and Keystone XL Sun, 12 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT Letter: Climate change kills 4.5 million people per year Sun, 07 Apr 2013 00:00:00 MDT Obama: Easter, Passover a time to pray, reflect President Barack Obama is wishing a joyful Easter to those who celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Sat, 30 Mar 2013 08:57:17 MDT S.D. Sen. Johnson won't seek re-election Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson of South Dakota plans to retire at the end of his term, party officials said Monday —... Mon, 25 Mar 2013 21:37:48 MDT As odds grow long, opponents move to stop pipeline With a sense of grim determination, a group of unlikely allies has begun gathering at kitchen tables, in churches and along... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 14:34:15 MDT Obama says US must shift cars, trucks off of oil President Barack Obama is pushing Congress to authorize $200 million a year for research into clean energy technologies that... Fri, 15 Mar 2013 14:26:18 MDT GOP tells Obama to tone down attacks Polite yet firm, Senate Republicans told President Barack Obama on Thursday to tone down his political attacks and prod... Thu, 14 Mar 2013 19:55:00 MDT Obama, GOP in 'great conversation' on Capitol Hill President Barack Obama said he had "a great conversation" with Senate Republicans on Thursday, the third stop in his... Thu, 14 Mar 2013 15:33:23 MDT Should Obama press for more energy exploration? Sun, 17 Feb 2013 00:00:00 MST Obama asks Congress for short-term budget fix President Barack Obama is pressing Congress to pass another short-term mix of spending cuts and tax changes while they hash... Sat, 09 Feb 2013 08:32:48 MST New Secretary of State John Kerry makes calls abroad in first weekend on job New Secretary of State John Kerry reached out to Israeli and Palestinian leaders in phone calls this weekend, assuring them... Sun, 03 Feb 2013 23:22:31 MST Senate confirms Kerry nomination The Senate overwhelmingly confirmed President Barack Obama's choice of five-term Sen. John Kerry to be secretary of state,... Tue, 29 Jan 2013 23:07:52 MST George F. Will: President Obama's agenda will spark a conservative revival Sun, 27 Jan 2013 00:00:00 MST Nebraska guv OKs new route for Keystone XL through state Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman approved a new route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline on Tuesday that avoids the state's... Tue, 22 Jan 2013 20:57:05 MST Obama outlines 2nd-term energy policy President Barack Obama's second-term energy agenda is taking shape and, despite the departure of key Cabinet officials, it... Thu, 17 Jan 2013 21:20:00 MST Alison Fraser: Fixing the economy: We already have bipartisanship, all that is needed now is leadership Will the recovery finally take off next year, or will Americans have to contend with an additional 12 months of sluggish... Sun, 30 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST Sen. John Kerry, former Sen. Chuck Hagel front-runners to lead State, Defense Democratic Sen. John Kerry, who unsuccessfully sought the presidency in 2004 and has pined for the job of top diplomat,... Fri, 14 Dec 2012 08:02:57 MST Texas judge halts oil pipeline work A Texas judge has ordered TransCanada to temporarily halt work on a private property where it is building part of an oil... Tue, 11 Dec 2012 11:48:34 MST If he wins: Romney brings a CEO mentality to White House Should he prevail Tuesday, Mitt Romney would bring a CEO's eye to the White House and a policy agenda based on a general set... Sun, 04 Nov 2012 22:52:20 MST Romney, Obama teams prepare for transfer of presidential power, just in case It's the defining ritual of American democracy: the peaceful transfer of presidential power. Though the outcome of the White... Fri, 26 Oct 2012 13:39:57 MDT In our opinion: The U.S. energy boom growing despite high gas prices Gas prices and oil production have not provided either political party with a clear advantage this year. For consumers,... Wed, 24 Oct 2012 00:00:00 MDT