White House denies barter of KXL approval for Canadian climate action
The Obama administration is strongly denying a report that it could approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline in exchange for climate concessions from Canada.
Transportation bill a 'good candidate' for pipeline rider -- Hoeven
Legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline could be hitched to a pending transportation reauthorization bill, Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) said yesterday.
Bloomberg calls for deal with Canada on pipeline
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is calling on the Obama administration to use the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada as leverage on climate negotiations with that country.
Republicans intensify scrutiny of administration following veto
President Obama's veto yesterday of legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada has only intensified scrutiny from the project's supporters on Capitol Hill.
Obama vetoes bill; Senate will try to override
President Obama this afternoon vetoed legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada. Asked whether KXL backers on Capitol Hill would try to override Obama's veto, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said a simple, "Yes."
Combatants gird to keep brawl going long after Obama's veto
Congressional leaders warned President Obama this morning that his expected veto of legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada won't end the debate.