State Dept. Blocks Keystone Pipeline Project: Keystone XL pipeline project is controversial Obama administration on Wednesday is a major energy initiatives that badly needs an influx of American jobs, but one which would also have been riled environmentalists was scuttling.
News, which first reported by Fox News channel, a fierce response from Republicans and supporters of the project sparked.
The White House, which is a March deadline to decide on the final project, faced Republican then blamed for forced to hand.
“Rushed and arbitrary time limits prevented Republican Congress on the impact of a full evaluation by the pipeline, especially health and safety of the American people as well as our environmental stresses” President Barack Obama said in a statement.
Obama “is a decision pipeline properties, but a time limit on the nature of arbitrary that the project approval to facts is not stopped,” he said. Interestingly, crude prices early news that White House $ 104, or 12 cents per barrel to $ 100.59, 0.12%, underneath the day earlier in the day, to raise crude settled on the Keystone project will be dropped on the decline. Continue Reading…