April 4, 2012

Obama's Pipeline Balk a Gift to Canada & China

Adam Waterous, Globe and Mail

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Perhaps sensing his foolishness, Mr. Obama recently welcomed TransCanada's proposal to build the southern leg of Keystone XL. Unfortunately, his actions may be too little, too late. Even with the likely eventual approval of Keystone XL in 2013, Mr. Obama will be closing the barn door after the horses are gone. He has clearly given Canada (and China) a wonderful gift.

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