The “New Evidence” On Why Obama Should Approve Keystone XL Now

While Americans today are enjoying the tremendous economic benefits of increased North American oil production, opponents of fossil fuels remain committed to their quest of keeping us dependent on sources of energy from unstable regions of the world. Today anti-Keystone XL activist groups such as Bold Nebraska, the Sierra Club and 350.org wrote yet another [...]

The Facts NBC Did NOT Tell You About Keystone XL

After nearly six years of review, the Keystone XL pipeline is perhaps the most studied pipeline in the world. It’s also likely the only pipeline that’s been consistently in the media spotlight. So it was very surprising to see a recent NBC news article, entitled “‘We Will Fight’: Keystone XL Pipeline Foes Fear Worst for [...]

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 [...]