Browsing All posts tagged under »Keystone XL oil pipeline«

The Biden Administration Finally Admits Its Mistake In Canceling Keystone XL

January 23, 2023 by


By Tom Harris ~ At long last, the Biden administration is admitting what experts have always known: reckless energy policies have disastrous consequences. This time, the Department of Energy quietly released a report highlighting the positive economic benefits of developing the Keystone XL pipeline from Canada, an energy project canceled by President Biden in the hours following his […]

Biden Continues To Flip-Flop On Crude Oil Policies

March 2, 2022 by


By Ronald Stein ~ A year before being inaugurated President in 2021, Biden professed that “we are going to get rid of fossil fuels. Before the recent inauguration, America achieved for the first time since Harry Truman was president about 70 years ago, to finally become crude oil independent and no longer held hostage to […]

A Pipeline For Vladimir, Pipe Dreams For Joe

June 4, 2021 by


By Larry Bell ~ President Biden and his handlers certainly have a very strange strategy to protect us against the world’s greatest existential threat. I’m referring, of course, to climate change – certainly not to Democrat apathy regarding Marxism, China, or even Russia now that Trump is out of power to “collude” with. Joe launched […]

Keystone Advances

November 28, 2017 by


By Craig Rucker ~ North American energy independence has been an elusive dream that could at last become reality. It would take government to ruin an opportunity this big. Some of us are old enough to remember waiting in long lines to buy gas during the Arab oil embargo of the 1970s.  Many of us […]

IRS Says It Can Dump Gobs of Money on Amnestied Illegals + More – Daily Digest

March 3, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “If two laws conflict with each other, the Courts must decide on the operation of each. … If, then, the Courts are to regard the Constitution, and the Constitution is superior to any ordinary act of the Legislature, the Constitution, and not such ordinary act, must govern the case to […]

Bernie Sanders: Keystone XL Pipeline Would Leave Planet ‘Significantly Less Habitable’

January 15, 2015 by


By Kate Scanlon ~ President Obama has promised to veto any legislation that reaches his desk authorizing construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., thinks that is a “good idea.” Appearing on MSNBC’s “The Rundown with José Díaz-Balart,” the potential 2016 presidential candidate explained why. “Well, because I think it’s a good […]

What’s Really Behind Anti-Keystone Fanaticism?

June 14, 2014 by


The pipeline is the symbol of Big Green opposition to hydrocarbons and modern living standards By Paul Driessen ~ What’s really behind the fanatical opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline? The United States already has 185,000 miles of liquid petroleum pipelines, 320,000 miles of natural gas transmission pipelines, and more than 2,000,000 miles of neighborhood […]

7 Reasons Nothing Should Stand In The Way Of The Keystone XL Pipeline

April 26, 2014 by


By Nicolas Loris ~ The Washington Post slammed the Obama administration’s continued delay of a Keystone XL decision, calling it “absurd” and “embarrassing.” And for good reason—in fact, many good reasons. Below are seven of the most compelling. Jobs and economic growth. Opponents will minimize the job numbers, saying that the pipeline will create only […]

Keystone XL Is Proof Obama Opposes U.S. Economic Growth

February 28, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ It’s taken nearly five years, but Americans are finally aware that President Obama is opposed to anything that contributes to the economic growth of the nation. Along with a Democratic controlled Senate and its opposition to anything generated by the Republican House, Obama has saddled the nation with the highest debt […]

Build The Keystone Pipeline, Already!

February 3, 2014 by


KXL was AWOL from SOTU – along with real energy, job, economic and revenue solutions By Paul Driessen ~ President Obama frequently says he wants to turn the economy around, put America back to work, produce more energy, improve public safety, and open new markets to goods stamped “Made in the USA.” In his State […]

Keystone XL Pipeline: Still Environmentally Safe

February 1, 2014 by


By Nicolas Loris ~ President Obama has punted on Keystone XL so many times, it seems like he could have covered the 1,700-mile route of the oil pipeline. With this afternoon’s release of  a positive “final environmental impact statement” by the State Department, though, he should do what he should have done a long time […]

The Very Green Keystone Pipeline Delay

January 9, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Stopping the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline from carrying Canadian oil, a major trading partner and ally of the United States, is just part of a much larger environmental agenda aimed at preventing access to this energy source, but it is larger in scope; stopping or slowing the development of […]

Rallying Against Enormous National Wealth

February 19, 2013 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Did anyone notice that the estimated 35,000 who showed up for the anti-Keystone XL pipeline rally outside the White House on Sunday, Feb 17, were all bundled up against the cold? The temperature was about 25 degrees Fahrenheit. The Earth has been cooling—naturally—for sixteen years. The pipeline which will not cost […]

A Year Later, Keystone XL Still A Good Decision

January 19, 2013 by


By Nicolas Loris ~ After being sworn-in this weekend, President Obama will soon receive a second shot at approving the Keystone XL pipeline that will bring oil down from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries. Last year the President rejected the permit application at a time when America desperately needed jobs, and when his own State […]

Perverse Environmentalist Oil Sands Ethics

October 28, 2012 by


By Paul Driessen ~ The duplicity and hypocrisy of environmental pressure groups seem to be matched only by their consummate skill at manipulating public opinion, amassing political power, securing taxpayer-funded government grants, and persuading people to send them money and invest in “ethical” stock funds. In the annals of “green” campaigns, those against biotechnology, DDT […]

We Can’t Afford Four More Years

October 19, 2012 by


The Patriot Post  ~ “There is but one straight course, and that is to seek truth and pursue it steadily.” –George Washington On Tuesday night, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney squared off in the second of their three debates. It was “town hall” style with the audience asking questions pre-selected by moderator Candy Crowley of […]