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TransCanada takes steps to acquire Keystone pipeline land

TransCanada takes steps to acquire Keystone pipeline land

LINCOLN, Neb. — The Republican-controlled Senate on Tuesday rejected Democrats' bids to ban exports from the Keystone XL oil pipeline and to require building the project with American-made steel.

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White House says President Obama would veto Keystone pipeline legislation

White House says President Obama would veto Keystone pipeline legislation

WASHINGTON — The White House on Tuesday threatened to veto the first piece of legislation introduced in the Republican-controlled Senate, a bill approving the much-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline, in what was expected to be the first of many confrontations over energy and environmental policy.

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While Keystone XL debate flares, other pipelines quietly progress

While Keystone XL debate flares, other pipelines quietly progress

MISSOULA — Like a lot of other dramatic bluster coming south out of Canada this winter, the Keystone XL pipeline stands poised for its big approval fight this month.

January 05, 2015 8:59 amLoading…
U.S. House votes in favor of Keystone oil pipeline

U.S. House votes in favor of Keystone oil pipeline

WASHINGTON — Congress inched closer to a possible showdown with President Barack Obama over the Keystone XL oil pipeline as the Republican-controlled House approved the project. Supporters in the Democratic-run Senate predicted they will get the 60 votes needed to pass it next week.

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43 groups to intervene in S.D. Keystone re-approval

PIERRE, S.D. — Utility regulators approved 43 applications Tuesday from individuals and groups that want to have a say in South Dakota's decision on whether to re-approve part of the Keystone XL pipeline that would run through the state if it is ever built.

October 28, 2014 2:17 pmLoading…
Keystone XL could create 4 times more global warming than previous estimates

Keystone XL could create 4 times more global warming than previous estimates

WASHINGTON — The much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global-warming pollution than the State Department calculated earlier this year, a new study concludes.

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Gazette opinion: Obama earned the low ratings

Gazette opinion: Obama earned the low ratings

Sometimes, you have to admit you're wrong.

June 27, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Guest opinion: Keystone XL will boost crude prices in Montana

Does this sound familiar, Montana?

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Gazette opinion: Another frustrating delay on Keystone XL

President Obama did no favors for Montana Democrats when he again delayed a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline. Gov. Steve Bullock, Sens. Jon Tester and John Walsh, all Democrats, protested the delay and repeated their calls to build the oil pipeline from Canada. Republican Rep. Steve Dain…

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Keystone XL pipeline supporters seek Senate vote

WASHINGTON — In a struggle steeped in election-year politics, supporters of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline are seeking a swift Senate vote on legislation to approve construction of the project that environmentalists oppose strongly and the Obama administration has delayed indefinitely.

April 29, 2014 2:25 pmLoading…
Billings residents rally for climate solutions

Billings residents rally for climate solutions

Carrying signs reading “More wind, less hot air” and “Companies get the profits,” about 85 people attended a noon rally Saturday calling for solutions for climate change.

April 26, 2014 2:59 pm Photos

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Montana leaders condemn Keystone delay

Montana leaders condemn Keystone delay

HELENA — Montana's elected officials condemned a new delay Friday in the decision whether to approve construction of an oil pipeline from Canada that will run through the eastern part of the state.

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Montana leaders condemn Keystone delay

HELENA — Montana's elected officials condemned a new delay Friday in the decision whether to approve construction of an oil pipeline from Canada that will run through the eastern part of the state.

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Opponents carve anti-pipeline message into field

Opponents carve anti-pipeline message into field

NELIGH, Neb. — Opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to the Gulf Coast have stamped a massive message of resistance into a Nebraska field that is in the project's path.

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Driscoll looks for major changes

Driscoll looks for major changes

HELENA — Democratic U.S. House candidate John Driscoll said he has an ambitious agenda if he is elected as Montana’s next congressman.

April 13, 2014 5:48 pm
Walsh among 11 Senate Democrats urging Obama to OK pipeline

Walsh among 11 Senate Democrats urging Obama to OK pipeline

WASHINGTON — Eleven Senate Democrats, including six who face contested races this year, urged President Barack Obama on Thursday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by the end of May.

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Democratic Senate candidate Adams supports broad wilderness bill

Democratic Senate candidate Adams supports broad wilderness bill

HELENA — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Dirk Adams said this week he supports a regional wilderness bill that would designate an additional 6.4 million acres of wilderness in Montana.

March 20, 2014 6:20 pm

North Dakota governor, Canadian ambassador push for Keystone XL oil pipeline

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven and Canada's ambassador to the United States are continuing their push for quick approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

March 19, 2014 10:15 am Related Loading…
Keystone XL Pipeline route

Keystone XL Pipeline route

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