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Business/Labor Groups: Obama Keystone XL Delay Not Justified

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Obama “begs” Congress to “just do something” on infrastructure while refusing to do anything on Keystone XL

President Obama has been making the rounds this week promoting his new plans to improve the nation’s infrastructure and calling on Congress to act.  As he said Tuesday in McLean, Virginia, “The American people have to demand that folks in Washington do their job. Do something. That’s my big motto for Congress right now: Just [...]

Business/Labor Groups: Obama Keystone XL Delay Not Justified

Today, numerous business groups and unions – ranging from North America’s Building Trades Unions to the National Association of Manufacturers to the American Petroleum Institute –took aim at the president for further stalling the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. In a letter, these forty-four groups said that the Obama administration’s latest delay tactic, purportedly due [...]

Support for Keystone XL Piles On

This week, as Canadians celebrated Canada Day, what better time to highlight the benefits of Keystone XL – a pipeline that would help both our countries achieve substantial economic growth and energy security. The promise of Keystone XL was on full display this week as many towns in the path of the pipeline “pray for [...]

OSFC Op-Ed in WashExaminer: A year later, it’s clear Keystone XL has passed Obama’s ‘climate test’

Click above to view the complete pamphlet. Click above to view the full video   This article originally appeared in The Washington Examiner. One year ago this week, President Obama announced that theKeystone XL pipeline would have to pass a “climate test” in order to be approved. Opponents of the pipeline cheered. They cheered because the president had [...]

New Video and Pamphlet: Overwhelming Consensus: Keystone XL Passes President Obama’s Climate Test

  News outlets have been reporting that billionaire anti-Keystone XL activist Tom Steyer – after performing his latest PR stunt today by rolling out a new climate report – is planning to visit the White House tomorrow to discuss his climate agenda.  The timing here is interesting: tomorrow also happens to be the one year [...]

A week full of reasons to approve Keystone XL

It’s been a busy week chock full of reasons to approve Keystone XL. Remember late last year, the New York Times reported that despite the unrest last summer in Egypt, Syria and Libya, American families were not experiencing the oil price shocks that they historically have thanks to the U.S. and Canadian energy boom.  This [...]