Fact Check on Gas Prices, Energy Security and Keystone XL

Paul Brandus’ Market Watch column is unconvincing. Imports of Canadian oil sands have hit a “record high,” which has helped to prevent price increases during times of unrest in other oil producing countries. That’s why national security advisors have called on President Obama to approve Keystone XL.  A recent column in Market Watch by Paul [...]

No, the American Public Doesn’t Care What Willie Nelson and Neil Young Have To Say on Keystone XL

-       Willie Nelson and Neil Young, part of a long contingent of anti-Keystone XL eco-celebrities, will perform in a concert to benefit Bold Nebraska this weekend. -       Meanwhile Keystone XL enjoys overwhelming support across the country as families are hoping for the jobs, energy security and economic benefits the pipeline would create. -       Keystone XL [...]

Fact Checking Bloomberg’s Attempt to Be Funny

-       A Bloomberg editor published its top “top ten funniest moments” in the Keystone XL delay, which aren’t very humorous and contain a number of errors. -       OSFC is posting its top ten corrections to Bloomberg’s misinformation. -       For the overwhelming number of Americans who want the jobs, economic growth and energy security of the [...]

The U.S. is “Missing an Enormous Opportunity” for Energy Security

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie lit up Twitter this morning with his strong endorsement of Keystone XL and the energy security benefits the pipeline would bring.  As Governor Christie put it, “We are missing an enormous opportunity when we delay development of the Keystone XL pipeline. “Not only is Keystone a major job creator, delays [...]

DiCaprio’s Eco-Hypocrisy Comes to Canada

The list of celebrities who claim to be environmental activists, but don’t exactly practice what they preach, is a pretty long.  And almost all of them have flown their private jets up to Alberta to tell Americans we don’t need Keystone XL (or fossil fuels for that matter).  That’s exactly what happened this week when [...]

Keystone XL opponents grasp at straws in latest stunt

Keystone XL opponents’ climate claims have been repeatedly debunked by the Obama administration, research institutions, and energy and climate experts, yet they haven’t given up. Today, the anti-Keystone XL group, Friends of the Earth, submitted a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the State Department asking it to hand over all the documents related [...]